The 16th Annual Mid-Winter Workshop with early and newer Music for Voices, Recorders, Brass and Viols and other “early” instruments. North Atlanta Metro area, January 25th - 27th, 2019.

On-line Registration (coming soon)

[Faculty are doing themed sessions, and you will be able to request specific sessions with specific faculty when you register. We are waiting to get all the faculty themes set before opening registration.]

(and we really prefer for you to do it on-line, because it's so much easier for us, and more likely to be accurate for you)

The flier in PDF format.

Class Offerings


2019 Mid-Winter Workshop (16th annual)

with early and newer Music for Voices, Recorders, Brass and Viols and other “early” instruments.
North Atlanta Metro area, January 25th - 27th, 2019.

Sponsored by the Atlanta Early Music Alliance (AEMA), the Atlanta Chapter of the American Recorder Society (ARS-Atlanta) and encouraged by regional members of the Viola da Gamba Society (VdGSA).

Faculty: Jack Ashworth (Voices, Viols, Recorders), Stewart Carter (Loud Band), Holly Maurer (Recorders and Viols), Jody Miller, Patricia Petersen and Jennifer Streeter (Recorders).
Faculty members are well known in Early Music performance and teaching at workshops. (See the faculty profiles here.)

You will like a new approach after 15 years: The Mid-Winter Music Workshop will now begin with an informal Friday evening full group playing session. Faculty-led sessions will be all day Saturday and will end Sunday at noon. Saturday morning and afternoon will consist of a variety of topic-based sessions for which you can sign up. Saturday evening will have a large-band session for Winds, and Voices and Viols. There will be a Full Group session on Sunday, where we will be playing masses. See the class offerings here.

Dates and times: The workshop will be Friday, January 25th 7pm - 9:30pm, Saturday, January 26th from 9:30 am through 6:00pm, and Sunday, January 27th 9:30 am through noon.

Bonus Sessions Friday Evening: This year the Atlanta Recorder Society (ARS) invites all participants, faculty, members and friends to Friday evening “Full Group” sessions, January 25th from 7pm to 9:30 pm, directed by leaders of the ARS. Featured: “Some favored music of our ARS Chapter”.

Place near Atlanta: McCleskey Middle School, northern Marietta, GA

Participants: Participants should be at least 14 years of age, unless recommended by a music teacher in writing. You should have intermediate or advanced ability for Choral Singing (Saturday afternoon and Sunday morning only) or for playing your Wind Instruments and Viols. Other “early” instruments are very welcome!
Please note that singers, as before, are invited to participate in Voices and Viols on Saturday afternoon.

Tuition, before November 30th: General: $150; Members of AEMA and ARS: $125; Singers: $25 (members $10). Scholarships: $25.
After November 30: A late fee of $20 will be applied. Your primary session choices may not be available.

Register with: Mickey Gillmor (Registrar), 947 Blue Ridge Ave, Atlanta, GA 30306-4416;
Phone #: 404-872-0166 (Leave a message, expect a call-back); Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 ... preferably by November 30

A registration form will be available on the AEMA website www.atlema.org in October.

For Questions: Jorg Voss: e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 770-998-3575(h) or 404-944-3536(mobile)