Performance class archive

Preparing for music college auditions

Wednesday 10 June 2015

Victoria Bernath and Emily Worthington

Characterisation: creating a role

Tuesday 9 June 2015

Susan Young

Listening Class

Wednesday 3 June 2015

Steve Watts

Performance Class: Exploring Groove

Tuesday 2 June 2015

Steve Watts

Improvisation class for voices and instruments

Wednesday 27 May 2015

Jean-Charles François

Performance class

Tuesday 26 May 2015

Anna Goldbeck-Wood

Performance class for instrumental recitalists

Wednesday 13 May 2015

John Stringer

Performance class for vocal recitalists

Tuesday 12 May 2015

Peter Seymour

Introduction to Mindfulness for Musicians

Wednesday 6 May 2015

Eliza McCarthy

Performance class for instrumental recitalists

Wednesday 6 May 2015

John Stringer

Performance class for vocal recitalists

Tuesday 5 May 2015

Peter Seymour

Julie Parker and Richard Solomons

Wednesday 29 April 2015

Julie Parker and Richard Solomons

Performance class for instrumental recitalists

Wednesday 29 April 2015

Martin Suckling

Performance class for vocal recitalists

Tuesday 28 April 2015

Peter Seymour

Saxophone workshop

Tuesday 28 April 2015

Phil Dwyer

Guitar workshop

Monday 27 April 2015

Ian Watt

Performance class for piano recitalists

Wednesday 22 April 2015

Peter Seymour

Vocal performance class

Tuesday 21 April 2015

Richard Jackson

Auditions workshop

Tuesday 10 March 2015

Dr Helena Daffern

Enhancing Performance

Wednesday 4 March 2015

Karen O'Connor

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 3 March 2015

Anna Myatt

An introduction to recitative for string players

Monday 23 February 2015

Tim Smedley

Conducting class

Wednesday 18 February 2015

Dr John Stringer

Dowland’s Den: Performance class

Tuesday 17 February 2015

Emma Kirkby and Jacob Heringman

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 3 February 2015

Roger Marsh

Workshop with the Elliot Gavin Trio

Wednesday 28 January 2015

Elliot Gavin Trio

Vocal class

Tuesday 27 January 2015

Richard Jackson

Instrumental class featuring spring recitalists

Wednesday 21 January 2015

Dr John Stringer

Piano masterclass

Wednesday 21 January 2015

Roy Howat

Vocal class featuring spring recitalists

Tuesday 20 January 2015

Prof. Peter Seymour

Instrumentation teaching class

Wednesday 14 January 2015

Dr Liz Haddon

Vocal Class featuring spring recitalists

Tuesday 13 January 2015

Prof. Peter Seymour

Vocal masterclass

Wednesday 26 November 2014

Led by Jason Darnell

String masterclass

Wednesday 26 November 2014

Led by Tim Smedley

Cuban improvisation class

Friday 21 November 2014

Led by Sue Miller

Performing Recitative

Tuesday 18 November 2014

Led by Peter Seymour

Choral directing class

Friday 14 November 2014

Led by Hilary Campbell

Workshop for third year recitalists

Friday 14 November 2014

Led by John Stringer & Liz Haddon

Klezmer class

Wednesday 12 November 2014

Led by Lesley Schatzberger

Vocal Class: Editions and Preparation

Tuesday 11 November 2014

Led by Yvonne Seymour

BAPAM Performance class

Tuesday 11 November 2014

Naomi Norton

'Techniques of Singing' – Vocal class

Tuesday 28 October 2014

Led by Alexander Ashworth

Piano Masterclass

Wednesday 22 October 2014

Led by Hye-Won Jo

Vocal Health class

Tuesday 21 October 2014

Led by Helena Daffern

Gospel Workshop

Thursday 16 October 2014

Led by Roger Treece in association with Zamar Gospel Choir

Workshop with Tibetan Monks from Tashi Lhunpo Monastery

Thursday 16 October 2014

Led by Monks from Tashi Lhunpo Monastery

Conducting Techniques Class

Wednesday 15 October 2014

Led by John Stringer

Vocal masterclass

Tuesday 14 October 2014

Led by Richard Jackson

Alexander Technique

Thursday 9 October 2014

Led by Julie Parker

Alexander Technique

Wednesday 8 October 2014

Led by Julie Parker

Vocal class

Tuesday 7 October 2014

Led by David Watkin-Holmes

Vocal masterclass

Tuesday 17 June 2014

Adrian Thompson

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 10 June 2014

Susan Young

Remix Workshop

Friday 6 June 2014

Tim Wright

Albarosa: open rehearsal

Thursday 5 June 2014

Albarosa: open rehearsal with Joseph Cullen

Jazz Workshop

Wednesday 4 June 2014

Fat Face Band, led by Matt Postle

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 3 June 2014

Brian Dickie

Workshop for keyboard-playing recitalists

Thursday 22 May 2014

Nicky Losseff

Instrumental workshop for summer recitalists

Wednesday 21 May 2014

John Stringer

Vocal workshop for summer recitalists

Tuesday 20 May 2014

Robert Hollingworth

Workshop for summer recitalists

Tuesday 20 May 2014

Julian Arguelles

Workshop for summer recitalists

Monday 19 May 2014

Julian Arguelles

Saxophone workshop (talk, workshop and demo)

Monday 19 May 2014

Phil Dwyer C.M.

Instrumental workshop for summer recitalists

Wednesday 14 May 2014

John Stringer

Vocal workshop for summer recitalists

Tuesday 13 May 2014

Peter Seymour

Instrumental workshop for summer string recitalists

Wednesday 7 May 2014

Martin Suckling

Vocal workshop for summer recitalists

Tuesday 6 May 2014

Robert Hollingworth

Instrumental workshop for summer recitalists

Wednesday 30 April 2014

John Stringer

Vocal Workshop for summer recitalists

Tuesday 29 April 2014

Robert Hollingworth

Vocal workshop: Laryngeal manipulation

Tuesday 4 March 2014

Jacob Lieberman

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 25 February 2014

Rachel Wilkinson

DJing: The art of playing other people's music?

Wednesday 19 February 2014

Jez Wells

Vocal workshop on staging song

Tuesday 18 February 2014

Bill Brooks

Focal Dystonia

Wednesday 5 February 2014

Colin Elsworth

Vocal workshop – Anthems

Tuesday 4 February 2014

William Hunt

Audition skills

Tuesday 28 January 2014

Helen Daffern

Coaching for spring recitalists

Friday 24 January 2014

Robert Hollingworth

Alexander Technique workshop

Wednesday 22 January 2014

Julie Parker

Coaching for spring recitalists

Wednesday 22 January 2014

Martin Suckling

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 21 January 2014

Richard Jackson

Coaching for spring recitalists

Wednesday 15 January 2014

John Stringer

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 14 January 2014

Robert Hollingworth

Social media: tools for promotion

Wednesday 27 November 2013

Ned Potter

Vocal masterclass

Tuesday 26 November 2013

Sally Bruce-Payne

Instrumental workshop

Wednesday 20 November 2013

Max Garrard

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 19 November 2013

Susan Young

Instrumental workshop

Wednesday 13 November 2013

Max Garrard

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 12 November 2013

Alexander Ashworth

String Masterclass

Wednesday 30 October 2013

Lucy Russell

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 29 October 2013

Robert Hollingworth

Conducting techniques workshop

Wednesday 23 October 2013

Dr John Stringer

Musical theatre workshop

Tuesday 22 October 2013

Professor Bill Brooks

Piano Masterclass

Thursday 17 October 2013

Danny Driver

Vocal workshop: Editions & Preparation

Tuesday 15 October 2013

Yvonne Seymour

Alexander Technique workshop

Wednesday 9 October 2013

Julie Parker

Vocal health workshop

Tuesday 8 October 2013

Helena Daffern

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 18 June 2013

Rymer Auditorium

Thai Pi Phat music workshop

Wednesday 12 June 2013

David Hammond

Choral Directing workshop

Tuesday 11 June 2013

Robert Hollingworth

Conducting workshop

Wednesday 5 June 2013

John Stringer

Music Theatre workshop

Tuesday 4 June 2013

Morag Galloway

Instrumental workshop

Wednesday 22 May 2013

John Stringer

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 21 May 2013

Alex Ashworth

Instrumental workshop

Wednesday 15 May 2013

Nicky Losseff

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 14 May 2013

Peter Seymour

Instrumental workshop

Wednesday 8 May 2013

Martin Suckling

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 7 May 2013

Peter Seymour

Indonesian Dance workshop

Friday 3 May 2013

Ni Madé Pujawati

Instrumental workshop

Wednesday 1 May 2013

Martin Suckling

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 30 April 2013

Peter Seymour

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 12 March 2013

Mhairi Lawson

Instrumental workshop

Wednesday 6 March 2013

Pamela Thorby

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 5 March 2013

juice

Marketing Yourself as a Musician

Wednesday 27 February 2013

Melanie Paris

Sound Theatre workshop

Tuesday 26 February 2013

Caroline Wilkins

Chamber group coaching

Wednesday 20 February 2013

Quatuor Diotima

Lute song workshop

Tuesday 19 February 2013

Jacob Herringman

Instrumental workshop

Wednesday 6 February 2013

Sarah Markham

Music Theatre workshop

Tuesday 5 February 2013

David Watkin-Holmes

Piano masterclass and talk

Wednesday 30 January 2013

Andrew Snedden

Vocal masterclass

Tuesday 29 January 2013

Paul Plummer

Instrumental workshop

Wednesday 23 January 2013

Martin Suckling

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 22 January 2013

Peter Seymour

Instrumental workshop

Wednesday 16 January 2013

Martin Suckling

Alexander Technique workshop

Wednesday 16 January 2013

Julie Parker and Mary Greene

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 15 January 2013

Peter Seymour

Piano workshop

Wednesday 5 December 2012

Sarah Beth Briggs

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 4 December 2012

Yvonne Seymour

Human beatbox workshop

Tuesday 27 November 2012

Majiker

Conducting techniques

Wednesday 21 November 2012

John Stringer

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 20 November 2012

Richard Jackson

Body Percussion Workshop

Wednesday 7 November 2012

Donna Smith

Alexander Technique for Musicians

Wednesday 7 November 2012

Julie Parker and Mary Greene

Alexander Technique for Musicians

Wednesday 7 November 2012

Julie Parker and Mary Greene

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 6 November 2012

Robert Hollingworth

Chamber music workshop

Wednesday 31 October 2012

Laurence Perkins

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 30 October 2012

Juice vocal ensemble

African drumming workshop

Wednesday 24 October 2012

Jon Ward

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 23 October 2012

Helena Daffern

Dalcroze Eurythmics Workshop

Wednesday 17 October 2012

Helen Dawson

String workshop

Friday 12 October 2012

Lucy Baker

Workshop for string players and chamber ensembles

Wednesday 20 June 2012

Catherine Monk

Music Theatre workshop

Tuesday 19 June 2012

Morag Galloway

Getting the most out of practice

Wednesday 13 June 2012

Liz Haddon

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 12 June 2012

Graham Bier

Alexander Technique

Tuesday 12 June 2012

Alex Farkas

Vocal workshop

Thursday 7 June 2012

Jason Darnell

Harpsichord workshop

Wednesday 6 June 2012

Jane Chapman

Instrumental workshop

Wednesday 23 May 2012

Catherine Laws

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 22 May 2012

Peter Seymour

Instrumental workshop

Wednesday 16 May 2012

John Stringer

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 15 May 2012

Peter Seymour

Instrumental workshop for recitalists

Wednesday 9 May 2012

John Stringer

Vocal workshop for recitalists

Tuesday 8 May 2012

Peter Seymour

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 1 May 2012

Angelica Cathariou

Instrumental workshop for recitalists

Tuesday 1 May 2012

Catherine Laws

Vocal Music workshop

Tuesday 13 March 2012

Athanasia D. Kyriakidou

Medieval Music workshop

Wednesday 7 March 2012

Nicky Losseff

Vocal Masterclass

Tuesday 6 March 2012

Stephen Varcoe

Instrumental Workshop

Wednesday 29 February 2012

Martin Suckling

Musical Theatre workshop

Tuesday 28 February 2012

Bill Brooks

Vocal Workshop

Tuesday 21 February 2012

Graham Bier

String Masterclasses

Monday 20 February 2012

Paul Barritt

Piano masterclass

Tuesday 14 February 2012

Roy Howat

Vocal masterclass

Saturday 11 February 2012

Richard Jackson

Vocal workshop

Friday 10 February 2012

James Gilchrist

Piano workshop

Wednesday 8 February 2012

Sarah Beth Briggs

Vocal workshop

Thursday 2 February 2012

Jason Darnell

Instrumental workshop

Wednesday 1 February 2012

Coaching for wind players with Doug Spaniol

Instrumental workshop

Wednesday 25 January 2012

Instrumental workshop 2 led by Dr John Stringer

Vocal Workshop

Tuesday 24 January 2012

Yvonne Seymour

Instrumental workshop

Wednesday 18 January 2012

Instrumental Workshop 1 led by Dr John Stringer

An Introduction to the Renaissance Lute for Guitarists

Tuesday 13 December 2011

Jacob Heringman

Vocal Workshop with Louise Gibbs

Tuesday 6 December 2011

Louise is a highly experienced jazz vocalist and voice teacher...

Vocal Master class with Richard Jackson

Monday 5 December 2011

Vocal master class

Instrumental Workshop with Zezo Olimpio

Friday 2 December 2011

Zezo’s session will focus on Jazz Ensemble Playing

Vocal Workshop with Rosamund Cole

Tuesday 29 November 2011

This session will focus on Lieder, and Ros will coach 4-6 singers...

OAE workshops

Thursday 24 November 2011

A day of period performance workshops lead by members of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment is the first event in an exciting partnership between the University of York and the OAE.

Piano Masterclass with Danny Driver

Thursday 24 November 2011

In conjunction with his evening concert at 7.30pm on Wednesday 23rd, Danny will lead a masterclass working with student pianists from the Music Department.

Alexander Technique with Mary Greene

Wednesday 23 November 2011

Mary’s session is for any instrumentalist and singer, and will introduce participants to the Alexander Technique...

Vocal Workshop with Helena Daffern

Tuesday 22 November 2011

Helena’s session will focus on auditions, and will give participants tips and information on preparing for vocal auditions, ranging from those for choirs/solos to those for music colleges.

Iain Ballamy workshop

Friday 11 November 2011

In connection with his concert in the evening, saxophonist Iain Ballamy will be leading a workshop for York Music students.

Instrumental workshop with Geth Griffith

Wednesday 9 November 2011

Geth’s session will introduce you to free improvisation...

Vocal workshop with Rachel Nicholls

Tuesday 8 November 2011

Rachel’s session will focus on the basics of singing in Italian, German, French and English...

Klezmer workshop with Lesley Schatzberger

Wednesday 2 November 2011

Klezmer has enjoyed a huge surge in popularity over the past 25 years or so, but it's a style of music which barely survived the ravages of war and persecution...

Vocal Workshop led by Yvonne Seymour

Tuesday 1 November 2011

Yvonne teaches singing in the department and at other music departments in the region as well as performing regularly...

British Association of Performing Arts Medicine Talk

Wednesday 26 October 2011

Dr Sanchita Farruque from BAPAM, the British Association for Performing Arts Medicine will talk about preventative steps musicians can take to safeguard their physical health...

Vocal sessions with Juice

Tuesday 25 October 2011

Juice (‘The 21st century’s answer to the Swingles or the King’s Singers’ The Times) are at the forefront of the UK’s experimental/classical scene, performing new vocal music which draws on classical, world music, jazz, folk, pop, improvisation and theatre...

Conducting Techniques

Wednesday 19 October 2011

John’s session will provide some basic conducting techniques and tips for rehearsal direction for those who may have done little or no conducting and would like to improve their confidence...

Vocal Workshop

Tuesday 18 October 2011

Richard teaches and leads masterclasses at various higher education institutions and festivals in the UK and abroad...

Vocal Workshop on IPA for singers

Tuesday 21 June 2011

Sinead Faherty

Folk Music Workshop

Wednesday 15 June 2011

Michael Jary

BEATBOXING: the Art of Percussive Diction

Tuesday 14 June 2011

Graham Bier

Instrumental Workshop

Wednesday 8 June 2011

Neil Sorrell and Liz Haddon

Vocal Workshop: Singing and the Body

Tuesday 7 June 2011

Rachel Nicholls

Workshops for recitalists: pianists

Wednesday 25 May 2011

Nicky Losseff

Workshops for recitalists: instrumentalists

Wednesday 25 May 2011

John Stringer

Workshops for recitalist: singers

Tuesday 24 May 2011

Peter Seymour

Workshops for recitalists: pianists

Thursday 19 May 2011

Nicky Losseff

Lute and Continuo Song Workshop

Wednesday 18 May 2011

Jacob Heringman and Robert Toft

Workshops for recitalists: instrumentalists

Wednesday 18 May 2011

John Stringer

Workshops for recitalist: singers

Tuesday 17 May 2011

Peter Seymour

Workshops for recitalists: pianists

Thursday 12 May 2011

Nicky Losseff

Workshops for recitalists: instrumentalists

Wednesday 11 May 2011

Tim Barberwith

Workshops for recitalist: singers

Tuesday 10 May 2011

Peter Seymour

Workshops for recitalists: pianists

Thursday 5 May 2011

Nicky Losseff

Workshops for recitalists: instrumentalists

Wednesday 4 May 2011

John Stringer

Workshops for recitalist: singers

Tuesday 3 May 2011

Peter Seymour

Vocal Workshop

Tuesday 8 March 2011

Jacob Heringman

Instrumental Workshop

Wednesday 2 March 2011

Kreutzer Quartet

Musical Theatre Workshop

Tuesday 1 March 2011

Bill Brooks

Improvisation Workshop

Wednesday 23 February 2011

Geth Griffith

Alexander Technique Workshop

Tuesday 22 February 2011

Mary Greene

Keyboard Workshop

Wednesday 9 February 2011

Catherine Laws

Vocal Workshop

Tuesday 8 February 2011

Rachel Nicholls

Early Keyboard Workshop

Tuesday 8 February 2011

Mahan Esfahani

Clarinet Workshop

Thursday 3 February 2011

Michael Collins

Vocal Workshop

Tuesday 1 February 2011

Robert Roft

Alexander Technique Workshop

Friday 28 January 2011

Mary Greene

Instrumental Workshop

Wednesday 26 January 2011

tbc

Opera Directing Workshop

Tuesday 25 January 2011

Fiona Constantine

Jazz Ensemble Workshop

Wednesday 19 January 2011

Zezo Olimpio

Vocal Workshop

Tuesday 18 January 2011

Ros Cole

Woodwind Workshop

Wednesday 8 December 2010

John Stringer will lead a workshop on woodwind performance.

Vocal Workshop

Tuesday 7 December 2010

Bill Brooks will lead a voice workshop.

Performance Workshop

Wednesday 1 December 2010

Neil’s workshop will focus on aspects of instrumental performance that draw inspiration from his interests in world music as well as his expertise as a lapsed viola player!

Vocal Workshop

Tuesday 30 November 2010

Robert is a Visiting Professor from the Faculty of Western Ontario. He will coach singers on Bel Canto.

Improvisation Workshop

Saturday 27 November 2010

In conjunction with their evening concert at 7.30pm, members of World Service Project including music department alumni Dave Morecroft and Raph Clarkson will lead two workshops: Rhythm/Rhythm Section Interaction and Intense Improv.

Brass Workshop

Wednesday 24 November 2010

Tim will coach brass players and also lead some discussion of aspects of professional work as a brass performer in orchestras and other contexts.

Vocal Workshop

Tuesday 23 November 2010

Susan works with actors and musicians and her session will be for any vocalists who would like to extend their voicework through exploring different approaches.

Vocal Workshop

Thursday 11 November 2010

Jason Darnell will lead a workshop with singers from the department.

Performance Workshop

Wednesday 3 November 2010

Sanchita Farruque from BAPAM, the British Association for Performing Arts Medicine will be here to talk about preventative steps musicians can take to safeguard their physical health.

Vocal Workshop

Tuesday 2 November 2010

Peter will coach singers and their accompanists in this session.

Piano Masterclass

Thursday 28 October 2010

Following his concert on Wednesday 27th, Steven Osborne will give a public masterclass with pianists from the music department. Music will include Ravel and Debussy.

Vocal Workshop

Tuesday 26 October 2010

Yvonne teaches singing in the department and at other music departments in the region as well as performing regularly. Her workshop will focus on preparation for singers including editions and practising.

Performance Workshop

Wednesday 20 October 2010

Lucy plays baroque and modern violin with many ensembles in the UK and abroad, including work as the leader of the Fitzwilliam String Quartet and the Yorkshire Baroque Soloists.

Vocal Workshop

Tuesday 19 October 2010

Richard teaches and leads masterclasses at various higher education institutions and festivals in the UK and abroad. In this session he will work with four singers and their accompanists.

Opera workshop

Tuesday 22 June 2010

Paul Hudson

Folk Music Workshop

Monday 21 June 2010

Pillowfish

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 15 June 2010

Ros Cole - auditions

Pedagogy (Roberts day)

Monday 14 June 2010

Liz Haddon - Pedagogy (Roberts day)

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 8 June 2010

Juice vocal trio

Instrumental workshop

Monday 7 June 2010

John Taylor

Instrumental Workshop

Wednesday 26 May 2010

Sarah Markham - 'Achieving a great musical experience'.

Vocal Workshop

Tuesday 25 May 2010

Peter Seymour

Vocal Workshop

Tuesday 18 May 2010

Yvonne Seymour

Instrumental workshop

Monday 17 May 2010

Geth Griffith

Vocal Workshop

Tuesday 11 May 2010

Lynne Dawson

Lunchtime concert and masterclass

Monday 10 May 2010

Peter Hill - special event

Instrumental workshop

Thursday 6 May 2010

Laurence Perkins

Vocal Workshop

Tuesday 4 May 2010

Ros Cole - opera

Juice Workshop and Q&A session

Tuesday 16 March 2010

The highly successful ex-York female vocal ensemble Juice will be taking a workshop at 4pm, preceeded by a Q&A session at 3pm.

Workshop: Jazz singing

Tuesday 9 March 2010

Charlotte Reese leads a workshop on Jazz singing

Vocal workshop: British song

Tuesday 2 March 2010

Yvonne Seymour will take a workshop on British song

Vocal workshop on stage and song

Thursday 25 February 2010

Bill Brooks on musical theatre.

String Quartet Workshop

Wednesday 10 February 2010

Alan George will be coaching the Eboracum string quartet (Debussy quartet) and working on The Musical Offering with another group.

IPA: Phonetics and Pronunciation 2

Tuesday 9 February 2010

Following on from the 2 February session, Sinead Faherty takes a second workshop on IPA.

Workshop

Wednesday 3 February 2010

Geth Griffith leads a workshop on improvisation.

IPA: Phonetics and Pronunciation

Tuesday 2 February 2010

Sinead Faherty will lead a vocal session on IPA: Phonetics and Pronunciation.

Workshop

Thursday 28 January 2010

Tuesday's workshop will take place on THURSDAY 28th January at 4pm in 058, and will be a coaching session for singers given by Jason Darnell.

Workshop

Wednesday 27 January 2010

Mary Greene will take a session on Alexander Technique for all instrumentalists and singers.

Workshop

Wednesday 20 January 2010

Sarah Beth Briggs will lead a workshop with pianists from the Music Department.

Vocal workshop

Tuesday 19 January 2010

Austin Gunn will lead a vocal workshop with Music Department students.

Performance workshop

Tuesday 15 December 2009

Yvonne Seymour leads a workshop focusing on: programme planning and preparation for recitals; how to begin studying and learning a song; and Alexander Technique for singers.

Workshop with the Kreutzer Quartet

Tuesday 15 December 2009

The Kreuzter Quartet, one of the Department's ensembles-in-residence, will conduct a workshop with student composers.