Moving Tone - classical workshops en Veronica Henderson <p>Veronica Henderson studied music at St Catharine's College, Cambridge, and then specialised in the cello at the Royal Academy of Music in London. </p> <p>Solo work has taken her to Switzerland and Belgium, particularly with the choir, Cambridge Voices, with whom she gave the first performances of Carl Rütti's "Lieder der Liebe" in 1994. She was invited to perform this work again in Switzerland in 2005 as part of a prestigious award-giving ceremony for the composer's lifetime achievements, and in Cambridge, in May 2007, when it was a central feature of a Festival of Music in Concert &amp; Liturgy at the Church of Our Lady &amp; the English Martyrs. </p> <p>In recent years she has performed the complete Bach Gamba Sonatas with the pianist, Ian de Massini, and she has presented programmes of Eastern European music at Hughes Hall and Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge. Locally she plays with her chamber ensemble, Cerberus, and performed most recently in Cambridge for the Szeged Society with Jill Morton (piano). She returns to her native Scotland regularly to work with the pianist, Katharine Durran.</p> chamber music classical classical classical workshops musician solo cello Sun, 01 Aug 2010 16:50:55 +0000 c15nc5rts 3660 at Britten Sinfonia - Family Music Day <div class="event-nodeapi"><div class="event-start"><label>Start: </label>12 Oct 2008 - 11:00</div></div> <div class="event-nodeapi"><div class="event-end"><label>End: </label>12 Oct 2008 - 17:00</div></div> <div class="event-nodeapi"><div class="event-tz"><label>Timezone: </label>Etc/GMT</div></div> <b>Explore workshops</b> (woodwind, brass, strings and percussion) let you find out about a section of the orchestra, and then play along with the musicians. No experience needed, but one Explore workshop in each section will be aimed at children who already have lessons on an instrument. <br /> <br /> <b>Instrument-making workshops</b> are where you can get out the glue and glitter and design your very own musical instrument from everyday objects. <br /> <br /> <b>Gamelan workshops</b> (Cambridge only, aged 8+). A rare opportunity to play on these amazing Indonesian instruments. Not to be missed! <p> In between workshops, you can take part in our quizzes and competitions, get your face painted, or just take time to get your breath back before you plunge into the next activity! </p> <p> <b>Grand Finale concert</b> At 4.00pm, play along with the band in our special family concert. </p> <p> The day is designed for <b>children aged 5-12 and their families</b>. Younger and older children are also welcome to attend. </p> <p> <b>Booking info:</b><br /> 01223 300795<br /> <a href="" title=""></a> </p> children &amp; family classical classical workshops workshops Sun, 28 Sep 2008 21:28:36 +0000 1351 at