Boston Recorder Society Newsletter
 BRS's 62nd Year!
October 2016
In This Issue

RSVP for the October 16 Meeting
 
Our next playing session will be
Sunday, October 16, 6:30-9:00 p.m.
Please RSVP yes or no as soon as possible.

This month, Cathy Stein will coach Liza's group, Eric Haas will coach Na'ama's group, and Emily O'Brien will coach Carol's group.

Refreshments in October will be provided by Liza's group.

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.
Concerts, Classes, and Events

If you have news or announcements of interest to the BRS community, please send your information before the 10th of each month to the newsletter editor.

Saturday October 8 9:30AM-12:15PM 
Recorders/Early Music MetroWest
Theme: English songs and consort
This month's coaches include Eric Haas, Emily O'Brien, John Tyson, and Sheila Beardslee.
Trinity Episcopal Church, 81 Elm Street, Concord MA (directions)
RSVP by noon Thursday October 6 to sheilabb@verizon.net. 
More details at the R/EMM program page.

Saturday October 29, 8:00PM, Church of the Good Shepherd, 9 Russell Ave., Watertown, MA. $15, reception to follow.
Sunday October 30, 7:00PM, The Lily Pad, 1353 Cambridge St., Cambridge MA. $10, beer and wine sold. 
Seven Times Salt presents: Up Merry Mates: Revels at the Inns of Court 
London's Inns of Court, where lawyers have trained for centuries, held lavish winter festivities during Queen Elizabeth I's reign. Nightly revels gave law students a welcome break from their studies, offering the chance to act, sing, dance and drink alongside the public and nobility alike! Masques with ornate sets and fantastical costumes spared no expense and concluded with rambunctious country dances for all. Comic and dramatic songs by Campion, Dowland, and Robert Johnson; masquing tunes by Coperario, Adson, and Morley; and the old measures, or ceremonial court dances, in our own brand-new arrangements for broken consort. See website for more details. 
   
Thinking about private lessons or coached ensemble classes? See our
Early Music teachers List.

 
Save the dates!
Upcoming BRS Meetings 2016-2017   
Here are the dates for this season's monthly Sunday meetings, plus one Saturday workshop.  

2016
October 16
November 20  
December 18 

2017
January 22
February 26
March 19
April 1 - Saturday all-day workshop 
April 23
May 21 
Boston Recorder Society, c/o Ted Live, 17 Wendell Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
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