Guildhall Trombone Inspiration Day

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12:00-13:00 Registration in the foyer

13:05 Concert (Music Hall, Guildhall School of Music & Drama, Silk St, EC2Y 8DT)
Guildhall Faculty Trombone Ensemble, conductors Simon Wills, Chris Houlding, David Stewart; Guildhall Trombone Choir.
Gabrieli Kyrie/Canzona
Premru Two Pieces for Three Trombones
Crespo Bruckner Etüde für das tiefe Blech
Wills Bujole
Schnyder Duo Concertante
Wills Sore Chops Boogie
Dorsey Trombonology

Afternoon trombone class sessions
14:00-14:30 Chat with delegates over lunch (available from the cafeteria) with Guildhall students and professors
14:30-16:00 Informal trombone classes with David Stewart (bass trombone), Simon Wills, Eric Crees, Chris Houlding
16.00-16.30 Quartet/Section playing demonstration with Eric Crees, Simon Wills, Chris Houlding, David Stewart
16:30-17:30 Solo workshop featuring Guildhall students
17:30-18:00 Massed Trombone Choir

Admission to the whole day is free, but numbers are limited. There are no age restrictions. You only need to bring your instrument and any music you would like advice on in the classes. Teachers are most welcome as well as students. If you can only come to either the concert or the afternoon sessions, just inform the Guildhall School of Music and Drama when you book.


If you are interested in coming, e-mail Richard Benjafield or call 020 7382 7258 to book a place.

There is also a Guildhall Horn Ensemble concert conducted by Hugh Seenan at 7:00pm that evening in the Music Hall including music by Mozart, Rossini, Eric Crees, Richard Bissill, and Duke Ellington. Free admission (no ticket required).

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