Columbia Gorge Early Music Retreat

In person! March 21-24, 2024, at Menucha Retreat and Conference Center, a short distance east of Portland.  Ensembles for recorders, early winds, strings in Renaissance and Baroque, and more.  Registration will open in the fall, date tba.  The faculty will be Gayle Neuman, Phil Neuman, and Laura Kuhlman, and 2 visiting teachers will be on hand to check out your recorder maintenance issues. For more information go to and Columbia Gorge Early Music Retreat in the main menu.

Early Music Festival at Whitewater

will be in-person at University of Wisconsin, Whitewater, June 2024.  Activities include classes for all levels of recorder from beginning to advanced, reeds and wind band instruments, viola da gamba, voice; vendor exhibits; informal late-night playing sessions; festival-ending concert; and much more.   Faculty will include Gayle and Phil Neuman, Laura Kuhlman, Lisette Kielson, James Chaudoir, Mona Mann, and many others.  Limited scholarship funding is available.  For scholarship information contact:  Pam Wiese, 708-860-0451; or e-mail
Location is the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, Whitewater, Wisconsin.
For more info:  call 708-442-6053; (mailing/scholarships/facilities), (faculty)

EMGO Fall Workshop

Stay tuned for information about the EMGO Fall Workshop in Carver, Oregon (near Happy Valley and Oregon City.)  Faculty: Gayle & Phil Neuman and Laura Kuhlman.  Contact Phil Neuman at pneumantartold@gmail. com for information and updates.