The Alliance Francaise of Hyderabad is conducting a Western Music Notation Reading Workshop from 16th September to 4th November. The workshop will be from 6:45pm to 9pm everyday.
The workshop will be conducted by Joe Koster, Laure Ménégoz and some guest musicians. This is the 2nd in the series by the Hyderabad Western Music Forum. The participants will learn the art of reading Western Music Notation in several genres of western music, including jazz and classical music.
Joe Koster, a Swiss National, is the Director of the Hyderabad Western Music Forum. He has formally studied both Classical Music and Jazz. He is a pianist and conductor of the Hyderabad Choral Society and the Festival Choristers.
Laure Ménégoz is from France, and is the cultural assistant at Alliance Française. She is a flautist who has studied Classical Music in Toulouse, and also plays Latin American Music, specially the Cuban form of the art.
The Hyderabad Western Music Forum is a non-profit organization supported by Alliance Francaise and Goethe-Zentrum Hyderabad, to promote music pluralism in the twin cities. It focuses on Western music forms including Jazz, Classical and Pop, and their linkages with other kinds of music.
The participation fee is Rs. 800 for members of the Hyderabad Western Music Forum, Goethe Zentrum and Alliance Francaise, and Rs. 1,600 for the rest. Please contact 2770-0734 for further details.