Saturday, September 24, 2016
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Got Reeds? Hoff-Barthelson Music School Offers Double Reed Making Workshop
Public Invited to Hands-on Workshop on the Art of Making Reeds for the Bassoon and Oboe
Trouble making reeds? Hoff-Barthelson Music School faculty members Elizabeth Condon (oboe) and Janet Grice (bassoon) will lead an intensive, hands-on workshop on the art of making reeds for the bassoon and oboe. Suitable for the beginner to the advanced student, the workshop will be held on Saturday, September 24, 2016, from 10 am to 12 noon at the School, 25 School Lane, Scarsdale. The workshop is free of charge and open to the public.
While discussing the idiosyncrasies of the two instruments, participants will get practice in constructing, scraping, shaping and adjusting reeds to suit their needs. Reed tools are not required for the workshop.
Participants should bring their instruments as the last 45 minutes of the workshop will be spent playing together in a double reed ensemble.
For Additional Information:
For additional information: 914-723-1169, [email protected], www.hbms.org.
About Hoff-Barthelson Music School:
One of Westchester County’s most cherished and active cultural resources, Hoff-Barthelson Music School has achieved national recognition as a premier community music school for its unsurpassed leadership in education, performance and outreach for more than seventy years.
Event Location and Ticket Information
Hoff-Barthelson Music School
25 School Lane
Scarsdale, New York 10583
Handicap Accessible? Yes
Date: Saturday, September 24, 2016
Times: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Presenter: Hoff-Barthelson Music School
Presenter Phone: 914-723-1169
Presenter Website: www.hbms.org