Music Discovery Faculty

2016 Music Discovery Workshop Faculty

Tish Berlin, recorder and musicianship
Carla Moore, violin, viola, and musicianship
Farley Pearce, cello and viola da gamba
Yuko Tanaka, Workshop Director, harpsichord
Shauna Fallihee, voice
Felicity Hesed, theater

Tish Berlin, recorder and musicianship

berlin tish pic smallTish Berlin performs with the Farallon Recorder Quartet, the Tibia Recorder Duo, and the Bertamo Trio. Ms. Berlin teaches recorder in the Bay Area and at early music workshops around the USA.

She holds a Bachelor of Music in piano performance from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and a Master of Arts in early music performance practices with a recorder concentration from Case Western Reserve University.

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Carla Moore, violin, viola, and musicianship

moore carla pic smallCarla Moore serves as co-concertmaster with Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra and concertmaster and soloist with the Portland Baroque Orchestra (Oregon). She also co-directs Archetti, a conductor-less Baroque string band.

In addition to her performing, Carla teaches baroque violin at the University of California at Berkeley. Carla’s latest CD is of Bach Violin Sonatas with the chamber ensemble Voices of Music.


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Farley Pearce, cello and viola da gamba

pearce farley pic smallFarley Pearce has performed with the Spoleto Festival, the Charleston Pro Musica, and as a recitalist in Brazil and Uruguay.

Mr. Pearce has been an active free-lance performer with many of California’s orchestras and chamber ensembles, including the Jubilate Baroque Orchestra, S. Chordæ Consort of Viols, Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra, Airs and Graces, and many other period instrument groups.


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Yuko Tanaka, Workshop Director and Harpsichord

tanaka yuko pic smallYuko Tanaka is active as a harpsichord soloist and ensemble performer. She performs with numerous ensembles including Music of the Spheres, Philharmonia Baroque Chamber Players, Moscow Chamber Orchestra, and American Bach Soloists. She has appeared with the San Francisco Symphony and the San Francisco Ballet Orchestra.

She maintains a private studio, conducts master classes, and appears as guest lecturer at various universities.

Ms. Tanaka holds a DMA from Stanford University.