Creating Music Together
Seven days of silence, listening, singing, and composing
January 3-10, 2018
The structured retreat features daily quiet time, personal and group composition, informal performances with voice and hand percussion, personal meetings, and preparing and sharing meals together.
Talks include moving through creative blocks, publishing, and music-and-money. Workshops include listening exercises, introduction to composition, keynotes, and strategies for creating in groups. No prior musical training necessary.
Fee: $850 includes all meals and a single room with shared bathroom.
The Assistants Tony Geballe, Dev Ray, Erin Rogers, Frank Sheldon, and Craig Shepard draw from experience teaching Alexander Technique, participating in and organizing Guitar Craft and Guitar Circle Courses, and creating as part of groups in Wandelweiser, thingNY, and the theater group La Compagnia de' Colombari.