Marin Baroque Workshop for Instrumentalists and Singers

Daniel Canosa

Marin Baroque will offer a workshop for both instrumentalists and singers on Friday and Saturday, August 23 and 24. The workshop will focus on Joseph Haydn’s Missa in Angustiis, also known as the Lord Nelson Mass. The workshop will be led by Marin Baroque’s Music Director, Daniel Canosa. Faculty will include Aaron Westman, upper strings; William Skeen, lower strings; and Rita Lilly, voice; with Yuko Tanaka, workshop accompanist. The workshop will be held at First Presbyterian Church San Anselmo, 72 Kensington Road.

The workshop will provide string instrumentalists, choral singers, and vocal soloists with the opportunity to work with outstanding and renowned musicians who are specialists in their fields of Baroque and Classical technique. Students will study more advanced vocal or instrumental skills through preparation of the Lord Nelson Mass to be presented at a performance with orchestra open to all in the evening of August 24th. (Additional instrumentalists will join for the performance.) Soloists will have their workshop on Friday evening, August 23rd. Register by August 3 at For full details of the workshop schedule, visit

Written by Jonathan Harris
San Francisco Early Music Society