We're asking for YOUR input on where and when you'd like these workshops - we're calling it "Arts on Demand"! But email us soon, before the schedule is full! 323-7302 if you prefer to call.
Music Educator Workshops:
The Asylum Quartet will present teacher workshops detailing saxophone fundamentals and strategies for music students. The workshops will focus on the non-improvisational side of saxophone pedagogy and classical playing. There will be time for questions and discussion. Workshop Fee: $15, $12 for educators from Arts Alliance member schools, $10 for Arts Alliance individual members.
Monday, March 16, Lancaster Elementary School music room (51 Bridge St., Lancaster) - 3:30pm networking, 4-5:30pm workshop
Wednesday, March 18, Franklin High School band room (119 Central St., Franklin) 3pm networking, 3:30-5pm workshop
Saxophone players – from amateurs to professionals -- looking to pick up a few pointers from this award-winning ensemble, plus high school or college students looking to take their playing to the next level are invited to participate in this clinic. Be sure to bring a saxophone (or a reed instrument of choice). Topics can include tone production, warm-up techniques, practice techniques and building ensemble chemistry. Bring questions! (Clinic will be followed by an informal conversation on life as a musician, history of the saxophone for those interested.)
Tuesday, March 17, North Conway Music Center (1976 White Mountain Highway, North Conway) 5:30-7pm
Cost for clinic: $15 Adults, $12 AANNH Members, $10 Students -- if the fee is a hardship, pay what you can or come as our guest!
Thursday, March 19, NEW LOCATION The Rocks Estate (4 Christmas Lane, Bethlehem) 7pm
Youth Musicians Meet & Greet with Asylum:
High school musicians from across the region will be invited to join in conversation with Asylum Quartet before their performance at the Littleton Opera House. Whether students are considering their options for after high school or just want to learn a bit about life as a professional musician or music educator, this will be a fun and interesting conversation. (Feel free to bring a snack/dinner) Free.
Friday, March 20, Littleton Opera House (2 Union St., Littleton) 5:30-6:30 p.m.
A Community Conversation for Musicians, Artists & Interested Community Members
A free, informal gathering that offers a chance to meet the musicians and learn about their passion for their instruments – and about the music they play from across the ages and around the world. Learn about life as a professional artist. Ask questions, share your experiences and listen. All are welcome. Free. (Ages 12 & up)
Monday, March 16, Lancaster Town Hall, 7:00 p.m.
Tuesday, March 17, North Conway Music Center (1976 White Mountain Highway, North Conway) 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, March 19, NEW LOCATION The Rocks Estate (4 Christmas Lane, Bethlehem) 6:00-7:00 p.m.