Master Classes

Past Master Classes Page

Instructor's Name:
Alberto Busettini
Sun, 10/02/2016 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Aberfoyle Pl. NW., Washington DC 20015

This Masterclass will feature performances of works by Castello and Dowland on recorders, lute and harpsichord.  Italian harpsichordist and conductor Alberto Busettini will coach several of the... more

Instructor's Name:
Alberto Busettini
Sun, 10/02/2016 - 10:00am to 11:30am
Aberfoyle Pl. NW., Washington DC 20015

Why do harpsichords often have two keyboards? How do you know which keyboard to play when? Why is the sound of a harpsichord so different from that of a piano?  Why are the natural keys black and... more

Leon Schelhase
Instructor's Name:
Leon Schelhase
Sat, 03/12/2016 - 10:00am to 1:30pm
Aberfoyle Pl. NW., Washington DC 20015

Master Class - Baroque Ornamentation for Pianists: Learning from the Harpsichord

Leon Schelhase, a member of the harpsichord faculty at the world-renowned Curtis Institute of Music in... more

Jory Vinikour  Aberfoyle Baroque Master Class
Instructor's Name:
Jory Vinikour
Sun, 01/31/2016 - 2:00pm to 5:30pm
3137 Aberfoyle Place, NW Washington DC 20015

Renowned harpsichordist, Jory Vinikour, will lead a Master Class at Aberfoyle Baroque on the topic "Playing Baroque Compositions on the Piano: Learning from the Harpsichord". 

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Adam Pearl, Aberfoyle Baroque, Master Class
Instructor's Name:
Adam Pearl
Sat, 11/14/2015 - 10:00am to 1:30pm
Aberfoyle Place, NW Washington DC 20015

This Master Class aims to deepen pianists’ technical and musical understanding of Bach’s keyboard compositions, thereby facilitating their interpretations... more