Type of seminar: Open - Instrument Centered (Bowed instruments, Violin & Cello)
Level of participants: Intermediate
Reading sheets: Sheets will be used extensively, but students experienced and skilled in learning by ear will not be excluded
During the seminar, we will learn traditional melodies from Greece, classical and folk repertory from Turkish and Arabic musical idioms as well as asymmetrical rhythms and dances from the Balkan traditions. We will also examine some ideas about composition and orchestration within the context of modal musical traditions.
Of particular interest to violinists and cellists coming from a western classical background will be a detailed analysis of the different playing techniques relevant to the violin and cello in the aforementioned traditions.
Seminar's aim: understanding techniques, Maκam theory, creation, orchestration, improvisation
Giorgos Papaioannou | CV & Contact info
Nikos Papaioannou | CV & Contact info
|Event Date||03-03-2020 5:00 pm|
|Event End Date||08-03-2020 1:00 pm|
|Location||Cultural Conference Center of Heraklion|