DIARY - 2017
19th - 26th August, Hastingleigh, Ashford, Kent. UK
Trevor Wye ‘Advance’ Masterclass with Julie Wright Six day intensive class with daily warm-ups, technical classes including tone, articulation and technique, flute repertoire & orchestral technique classes and finishing with a Student Concert. The classes will be accompanied by Anne Marshall. The focus of the classes is on fixing problems to improve the chances employment as teachers and performers. A short class will be devoted to the latest development in flute scales and tuning flutes. The classes will include a short daily talk on flute history using ethnic flutes from around the world including two 800 year-old ocarinas and a number of museum quality flutes dating from 1740 to 1926 which will be passed around for examination. Julie Wright will be coaching ensembles and flute choirs and taking a daily discussion and diagnostic clinic and pedagogy sessions for teachers or intending teachers. She will also be helping those with technical difficulties to overcome them in private lessons. For information, contact:-
* 19th - 26th August. At the Flute Studio, Hastingleigh, near Ashford, Kent.
Master classes, and with Julie Wright. See:-
Trevor Wye is available for Master classes in any country. He has already given master classes in most countries of the world including the USA, Australia, Brazil, Canada, Croatia, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Mexico, The Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan and Thailand.
The usual format is to begin with a Warm -Up, using scales and exercises with improvisation. Then to helping students both with studies and basic problems of tone, technique, articulation and intonation. After lunch, on to the flute repertoire, often introducing unusual or little-known works.
Basic repair techniques are usually part of a class of a few days, and including a concise history of the flute from the earliest times to the present day, illustrated with primitive flutes, 600 year old ocarinas and a collection of 15 museum-quality antique flutes.
Enquiries to tw@trevorwye 'dot' com
The number of times the Carnival Show - 50 Variations on the Carnival of Venice for 60 Flutes and Piano - has been performed worldwide since 1971:-
Alderney, Channel Islands 1, Australia 14, Austria 2, Belgium 1, Bermuda 1, Brazil 1, Canada 5, Croatia 1, Czech Republic 1, Denmark 1, Ecuador 1, Finland 1, France 7, Germany 4, Great Britain 47, Greece 1, Guernsey 2, Hong Kong 3, Isle of Man 1, Italy 13, Japan 10, Jersey 2, South Korea 1, Mexico 2, The Netherlands 6, New Zealand 2, Norway 1, Peru 1; Poland 1, Portugal 2, Moscow , Russia 1, Sark 1, Slovenia 1, Spain 2, Sudan 2, Sweden 2, Switzerland 3, Thailand 1, Taiwan 4, Tasmania 1, Trinidad 1,United States 23.
Total: 178 performances.
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