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Classes for Ensembles

Chamber musicians benefit from expert coaching.

Chamber Music Coaching

Dates: Scheduled with faculty
Days & Times: Scheduled with faculty

Beginning to advanced level students experience the exhilaration of ensemble playing combined with the intimacy of a small group where each is responsible for their own part.

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violinists playing chamber music

Chamber Music Sight Reading Parties

Fridays, 5:30-7pm
Adults: October 8, 22, November 5, December 3, January 7
Students: October 15, November 12, December 10, January 14
Upper Valley Music Center

Join UVMC for a series of chamber music sight reading parties.

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young chamber ensemble on violin and cello

Sinfonia

Fall 2021: September 20-January 17
Mondays 4-4:45 pm
UVMC Elgar Room

Students will learn how to play in a section, holding their own on a part that is rhythmically & melodically different than other parts of the ensemble.

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Adult Cello performance

Cello Choir

Fall 2021: September 16-November 18
Thursdays 9:30-10:30 am
UVMC Bach Room

For adult cellists, this weekly class will include work on technique as well as cello choir ensemble pieces.

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Violins Performing

Tour Group

2021-22: September 20-May 23
Monday 6-6:45 pm
First Congregational Church, Lebanon

Tour Group is a conductorless chamber ensemble for highly committed violin & viola students.

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student violinists with conductor

Note Reading Explorers

Fall 2021: September 20-January 17
Violins: Mondays 5-5:45 pm
Violas & Cellos: Mondays 4-4:45 pm

Boost your music-reading skills in a fun environment with other students.

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English Country Dance Music Sessions

Sundays 7-8:30 pm
Second and Fourth Sundays

UVMC English Country Dance Instrumental Music sessions provide a friendly, flexible and spontaneous small ensemble setting for beginning, intermediate to experienced players of a variety of traditional instruments.

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Traditional Music Ensembles

Fall 2021: September 23-December 16
Thursdays 6:30-8 pm
Upper Valley Music Center Elgar Room

Adult ensemble class exploring group performance and musicianship featuring traditional tunes from North America, the British Isles, and Northern Europe.

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Early Music Chamber Ensemble Coaching

Dates TBA

Students delve into the repertoire of the baroque and renaissance periods in coached ensemble sessions.

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