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Member Meeting: “Chant 101: Neumes and More” with Teri Kowiak
Sat, November 12, 2016 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm UTC+0Free – $10
Teri Kowiak will lead a workshop on the basics of performing chant, including historically-informed singing style, the basics of modes and modal tuning, rhythm and rhetoric, regional Latin pronunciation, and tips on how to perform chant as an ensemble. The workshop will also touch on historical and modern notation systems, featuring those used for Gregorian chant and the music of Hildegard von Bingen. The workshop will run approximately two hours.
Teri Kowiak is a professional singer and voice teacher based in the Boston area. She specializes in the historically-inspired performance of medieval, renaissance and baroque music while also performing a wide range of styles including classical, jazz, traditional Irish/Celtic, and premiering new compositions. www.terikowiak.com
Admission is free for GBCC members and $10 general admission. Please register in advance at: http://gbccchantworkshop.eventbrite.com