Tag: Middlebury Community Music Center

In Service Day Chamber Music

    Below is the schedule for the in-service day Chamber Music program at MCMC this coming Thursday, October 19, 2017 from 9:00AM-noon).  Please bring a music stand if you have one and a check made out to the Middlebury Community Music Center or cash for $25.  Snacks will be provided during breaks! Short art

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Middlebury Caroling Orchestra Party

Middlebury Caroling Orchestra Party Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 2-4PM   New location:   Congregational Church Unity Hall 30 North Pleasant street Middlebury, VT 05753 Musicians and singers of all ages are invited to sightread or sing traditional carols at the 4th Annual Middlebury Community Music Center Caroling Party!  Vocal and Instrumental parts will be

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Camp Adagio 2017 Concert Program

Middlebury Community Music Center Camp Adagio Concert Friday, August 4, 2017, 2PM Saint Stephen’s Church, Middlebury, Vermont   Program   The Harmonious Blacksmith (8 hands) GF Handel Lila Brightman, Jacob Graham, Noah Berg, and Toby Wells-Spackman (piano)   Melody Arthur Le Jeune Lila Brightman, violin and Jacob Graham, piano   Kookaburra Australian Folk Song Firoliralera

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Middlebury Chamber Music Festival

The Middlebury Chamber Music Festival will be held from August 9 – 13, 2017.   The festival includes a chamber music workshop for adults and teens as well as several public concerts, a chamber orchestra reading brunch, and master classes. Wednesday, August 9, 2017 5-7PM… String quartet concert in the new park by the Middlebury

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Violin Class Recital on Sunday, May 7 2017 at 5PM

Students of Emily Sunderman will present a recital on Sunday, May 7, 2017 at 5PM at Saint Stephens Church, 3 Main Street, Middlebury, VT.   The violinists will be accompanied by pianist Gareth Cordery.  Everyone is welcome to attend!   Please invite your friends and families!   Donations will be accepted and applied towards music study

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Cultivating Ownership

Below are some strategies from my notes from a lecture by Ed Kreitman to help parents cultivate student ownership of their instrument study: Offer encouraging, focused feedback as well as general praise to encourage students to work with purpose. Recognize and praise effort. Make success possible.  Begin practice with the easier material, question.   Confident learners

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Spring 2016 Recital Day!

I am super proud of the work of my students this year!  We gave a great concert yesterday!  I am so grateful to all the parents and family and friends who well supported practice and lessons this past year and to Sarah Trouslard for accompanying the recital! Our Program Pieces: Humoresque Chorus Minuet 1 Allegro Rhody Twinkle

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ACMP ** MCMC Play-in

Thank you so much for an absolutely wonderful first go at a Play-in at MCMC today!  MCMC’s play-in was part of the ACMP global celebration of chamber music — check out what other groups were doing here…:  https://www.facebook.com/events/1057463350955054/?active_tab=posts Today, we were twenty musicians and we played Mozart, Pleyel, Schumann, Haydn, Bach, and more in various formations.  

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