SFEMS Baroque Collegium

Make A Joyful Noise
Concerted Vocal Works from Italy and Germany
Director: Linda Pearse

Saturday Feb 25, 2017
9 a.m.–12:30p.m. and 1:30 p.m.–4 p.m.
Eden United Church of Christ
21455 Birch Street
Hayward, CA  94541

This program explores the stylistic changes and compositional developments that occurred in concerted vocal music during the 17th and early 18th centuries by way of the music of Giovanni Gabrieli, Claudio Monteverdi, Heinrich Schütz, and J. S. Bach.

The day will be divided into two sessions of two and a half hours each. Information about compositional approaches and style will be woven into the rehearsal format, with a primary focus on playing and singing. *All pieces will include parts for voices and instruments.

Come have fun working with a specialist and sackbut player of this beautiful repertoire. Pitch: Parts for all instruments at all pitches 415, 440, and 465Hz will be provided. Come one and come all!

*All pieces will include parts for voices and instruments.

Collegium Schedule
9:00 a.m.–10:00 a.m. Registration
10:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m. First Session
12:30 p.m.–1:30 p.m. Lunch (bring your own)
1:30 p.m.–4:00 p.m. Second Session

Registration Fees
Full Day
SFEMS Members: $50.00 in advance$60.00 at the door
Non-Members:  $65.00 in advance$75.00 at the door
Students: $30.00 at the door

SFEMS Members: $30.00
Non-Members: $45.00

Register Here, or mail registration payment to: SFEMS, c/o Baroque Collegium, P.O. Box 10151, Berkeley, CA 94709 Please register early! Registration fees increase at the door so please register online or mail our offline registration form to us early (please postmark by February 17)!

pearse-linda-picDirector Linda Pearse teaches sackbut at Indiana University Bloomington, brass instruments and pedagogy at Mount Allison University (Canada), and directs the early music ensemble ¡Sacabuche! Pearse also serves as artistic director of the SFEMS Summer Baroque Workshop, held this year June 18–26, 2017 at Holy Names University, Oakland CA.

Come have fun working with a specialist and sackbut player of this beautiful repertoire!