Practicing Musical Freedom Through Vocal & Instrumental Improvisation
Sun, Jun 26 2011 4:00 AM to Thu, Jun 30 2011 4:00 AMLocation: Harlemville, NY
Category: - Eastern Region, Music, Consciousness Studies
A course on music with renowned metal instrument builder, musician and composer Manfred Bleffert
ADDITIONAL Course on Music with Manfred Bleffert
at Hawthorne Valley School in Harlemville, NY. June 27-July 1, 2011
This Course will immediately follow the instrument forging workshop (June 17-25).
Themes of the course will be
- Practicing Musical Freedom Through Improvisation,
- Working with the New Tone Groups,
- Developing Musical Processes Together,
- the Ordering of Tones in the Human Being,
- the Musical Development of Humanity in the Cultural Epochs,
- the Moods of the Intervals, and
- Common Work With Other Instruments.
The course will end with a concert given by the participants.
Tuition: $200-$350 (sliding scale).
Diane Barnes at DIngraham1 (at) netzerocom phone: 518-325-1113, or
Robin Elliott at songlyre (at) comcastnet, phone: 707-829-2409.
Manfred Bleffert has dedicated his life to developing new music. His work includes a unique approach to graphic notation, improvisation, composition and instrument building. His research is both broad and profound. His compositions are improvisational and unique. Manfred is a dynamic and inspiring teacher.
Note: linked below is an article from Evolving News on Manfred Bleffert's work.