Boston Recorder Society Newsletter
Our 63rd Year
March 2018
In This Issue
RSVP for the March 18 Meeting
 
Our next playing session will be
Sunday, March 18, 6:30-9:00PM.
Please RSVP yes or no as soon as possible. A prompt reply helps our coaches with their preparations.

New players always welcome--recorders, baroque flutes and strings, or early loud winds. If you are new to BRS, your first session is a free trial. See the BRS website for details about  our ensembles, membership options, and directions.
BRS Spring Full-Day Workshop 
Saturday, April 7, 2018 
 
Please join us on Saturday, April 7, for our all-day spring workshop.We'll meet from 9:30AM-4:30PM at 1815 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, our monthly meeting location.
 
This year's recorder coaches include these outstanding musicians:
  • Martin Bernstein, award-winning young performer returning to BRS after coaching monthly sessions last fall.
  • Wendy Powers, New York City-based teacher, performer, and scholar. 
  • Chris Rua, now resident of Vermont, returns to coach us again this year.
Recorder coaches will rotate among the groups.

Nathaniel Cox will coach the loud instruments.

Fees: Full day: $100 non-members/$90 members
        Half day: $55 non-members/$50 members
        $10 full day/$5 half day discount for senior and student members of BRS

Please register promptly to help coaches prepare. Registration forms and additional information:

Online registration
Mail-in registration

 
Concerts, Classes, and Events

If you have news or announcements of interest to the BRS community, please send your information to the newsletter editor.

A Consort to Delight: English Renaissance Music for Broken Consort 
Saturday March 10, 2018 8:00PM at Lindsay Chapel, First Church in Cambridge Congregational, 11 Garden St. (enter Mason St.), Cambridge MA 02138 $25/$20  
 
 
Sunday March 11, 2018 3:00PM at the Somerville Museum, One Westwood Road, Somerville, MA. $20/$15; children free  
Ballad tunes, pavans, galliards and almains by Alison, Morley, Dowland, Reade & John Johnson. Featuring Na'ama Lion, flute; James Williamson & Carol Lewis, viols; Olav Chris Henriksen, lute; Matthew Wright, bandora; Peter Lehman, cittern
Duo Maresienne 617-776-0692 
 
Thinking about private lessons or coached ensemble classes? See our
Early Music teachers List.

Save the Dates!
Upcoming BRS Meetings 2018 
 
March 18
April 7 Saturday; all-day workshop 
April 22
May 27
Boston Recorder Society, c/o Ted Live, 17 Wendell Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
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