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Viola Workshop

Saturday 5 November 2016, 9.30 am-6.00 pm

Tutor Robin Ireland

Viola ensemble Nov 2016

Photos by Jill Jesson

  • Viola ensemble
Bach - Prelude
from the Partita No 3 in E major for solo violin BWV1006
in a transcription for four violas by Robin Ireland

Purcell - Fantasia No 13 (upon one note) transcribed for five violas
Jenny Jackson - 'Leading Lines' for viola ensemble/quartet Masterclass pupils with Robin
Mendelssohn - Songs Without Words Op 102 Nos 2 and 6
Monteverdi - Madrigal for five violas

Rossini - Overture to the Barber of Seville for eight violas
  • Masterclasses

    Emily Dore: Hoffmeister Viola Concerto 1st movement. Maddi Mcardle: Robin Ireland Étude No 9, metre change study (East European Folk)
  • Listening session: Walton - Viola Concerto (two versions)

  • Session. The dance of the left hand: left hand finger action

                                                                                            Maddi & Emily with Robin              
  • Untutored viola ensemble playing in small groups

Maddi, Naomi and Rita        Roger & Sue
Maddi, Naomi & Rita                                                                                      Roger & Sue
                     Yoana          Bridget & Emily     
                                                                     Bridget & Emily  
  • 5.00-5.45 pm. Informal recital by Robin with pianist Arthur Bocaneanu
The programme:

Bach - Suite No 2 in D minor for solo viola
Shostakovich - Six Preludes for viola and piano
Brahms - Sonata in Eb Op. 120 No 2 for viola and piano


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