Consort Class Online

Consort Class Online for Summer Term 2022 – We’re offering two different online early music ensemble classes through EMGO starting in June conducted via Zoom:

1. Advanced Consort Class for Upper Intermediate and Advanced Players: Wednesdays and Saturdays starting June 15th and June 18th, 2022. Class times are Wednesday evenings at 7:00pm PDT and Saturday mornings at 10:00am PDT. [We’re skipping the week of July 20th and 23rd.] Play along with the Oregon Renaissance Band Trio: Gayle Neuman, Laura Kuhlman and Phil Neuman – each session is 90 minutes and you may attend on Wednesdays or Saturdays or both!.  The music will be sent via email for download and will include a variety of Renaissance, Baroque, Medieval, and a modern piece or two.  Composers will include Machaut, Oswald, Greene, Ghibelli, Satie, Porter and much more. Cost for the ten week term is $100 (but see * below).  To register, go to the Membership and Donations button, donate $100 and write in “Consort Class” in the instructions from buyer, or if that field doesn’t appear, write to pneumantartold@gmail.com and let us know you would like to attend the class (there’s no special button for the class.)  Or you can send a check, payable to “Early Music Guild of Oregon”, to EMGO, 17850 S. Edgewood Street, Oregon City, OR 97045, and include your email address.

2. Intermediate Consort Class: Tuesdays and Saturdays starting June 14th and June 18th, 2022. Class times are Tuesday evenings at 7:00pm PDT and Saturday afternoons at 1:00pm PDT. [We’re skipping the week of July 19th and 23rd.] Play along with the Oregon Renaissance Band Trio: Gayle Neuman, Laura Kuhlman and Phil Neuman – each session is 90 minutes and you may attend on Tuesdays or Saturdays or both!  The music will be sent via email for download and will include a variety of Renaissance, Baroque, Medieval, and a modern piece or two.  Composers will include Playford, Philips, Vetter, Persichetti and more. We will gear the tempos and selection of pieces toward players of intermediate ability, go over challenging passages, and discuss technique and much more. Cost for the ten week term is $100 (but see * below).  To register, go to the Membership and Donations button, donate $100 and write in “Intermediate Consort Class” in the instructions from buyer, or if that field doesn’t appear, write to pneumantartold@gmail.com and let us know you would like to attend the class (there’s no special button for the class.)  Or you can send a check, payable to “Early Music Guild of Oregon”, to EMGO, 17850 S. Edgewood Street, Oregon City, OR 97045, and include your email address.
* If you would like to take both the Advanced and Intermediate Classes there is a 20% discount on the second class, so the total would be a mere $180.