We invite you to join our Master Class series from 28 Sept - 1 Oct 2020. This free program is provided by Skunkworks as part of our mission to develop and promote the community performing arts sector and aspiring artists.
We would like to thank our sponsors for supporting this program.
Windcraft are proud to support the Skunkworks Master Class 2020 series. WindCraft offers repairs, services or modifications for all brass and woodwind instruments for all players, from the beginning student through to the seasoned professional.
Fine Music are proud to support the Skunkworks Master Class 2020 series. Not only can Fine Music boast the largest range of sheet music in the country but they have also expanded their offering to include an extensive range of brass and woodwind instruments and accessories from the world’s leading manufacturers such as Bach, Yamaha, Pearl Flutes and Schagerl, for the beginner right through to the seasoned professional.
Participation in our Master Classes is free. However any contribution you are able to make will enable us to cover the costs of this programme and develop future programmes. We are very grateful for your generosity.
This series of Master Classes is open to musicians of all ages and abilities (brass, percussion, voice and theatre). We highly recommend VCE music students who are preparing for their final exams participate. This is an invaluable opportunity to learn from and get advice from some of the best musicians in Australia and overseas.
Due to COVID 19 restrictions the classes will be conducted over Zoom. The Zoom app can be found at zoom.us. A Zoom invitation will be sent to you for all the classes for which you nominate. The classes will include:
You can nominate for as many of the Master Classes as you wish, even if you are not studying in that area. Classes are available for all brass instruments, percussion plus vocal and theatre studies.
Register below with your name, email address, instrument and nominate which classes you wish to attend. You can update your preferences at any time by emailing us on the contact page. Registration also gives you access to the resources available on our Practice Page.
Dance, sing, wiggle & shake your way through isolation with Katie in this fun and engaging class. Develop toddlers rhythm, movement and coordination.
This isolation workshop is perfect for beginner percussionists of any age to discover the world of sound in their very own home. Learn to make and create percussion instruments, and turn them into music.
Focusing on mallets up to AMEB Grades 6, VCE music and the 4-Mallet technique.
Learn the fundamental mechanics of playing and ways to develop hand technique for playing snare drum and drum kit. Jordan will break down the techniques and rudiments required to play Solo #4 from his VCE prescribed book, "Advanced Snare Drum Solos". (sheet music materials will be provided).
Young people and adults alike can learn the basics of playing a brass instrument. No experience necessary.
Already play a brass instrument? Get more out of your playing with this intermediate class suitable for players up to AMEB Grade 4.
Learn advanced trumpet and cornet techniques. Suitable for VCE and university music students.
Learn advanced Horn techniques. Suitable for VCE and university music students.
Learn advanced euphonium techniques. Suitable for VCE and university music students.
Learn advanced trombone techniques. Suitable for VCE and university music students.
Conversations in lower range playing for tenor and bass trombone.
Tuba techniques to meet all of life's challenges.
All classes will be conducted from 28th Sep. to 1st Oct. Detailed schedule of classes to be issued shortly. For advice on which Master Class might suit you email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
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