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Ensemble workshops - Marco Magalhães



  • Friday 27 October, 11:00 - 12:30 (advanced PLUS)  
  • Friday 27 October 14:00 - 15:30 pm (advanced)
  • Saturday 28 October, 11:00 - 12:30 (intermediate)                                                                       

In this workshop you join an ensemble to prepare a piece of Renaissance music under the direction of Marco Magalhães. You will also work on a world premiere: a composition by Paul Leenhouts written especially for ORDA-2017! The ensembles will present the result of these sessions on Sunday 29 October at 12:30 pm. The general rehearsal will be from 10am on Sunday.

Marco Magalhães is a very experienced ensemble player, for years a member of The Royal Wind Music and the ensemble for late medieval music Aventure. He studied in his native Portugal and in Amsterdam with Pedro Sousa Silva, Pedro Couto Soares, Paul Leenhouts, Walter van Hauwe and Jorge Isaac. Marco often conducts large ensembles and coaches recorder consorts and chamber music ensembles. Besides performing an teaching, Marco is also a recorder maker. 

Later Event: October 27
Live electronics - Jorge Isaac