Palo Alto Chant Camp, Sun. 9/14 with members of Anonymous 4
- Susan Hellauer and Marsha Genensky, singers, teachers, researchers and
founding membersof the renowned vocal ensemble Anonymous 4
<http://www.anonymous4.com> will lead a Chant Camp in two sessions on
Saturday, September 13, 2008 at St. Bede's Episcopal Church
<http://www.stbedesmenlopark.org> , 2650 Sand Hill Rd (at Monte Rosa),
Registration begins at 12:30 pm and the classes run from 1:00 pm to
5:00 pm. The cost for this session is $40, and includes all materials.
Chant Camp is a participatory program of chant singing, structured
around a number of carefully-chosen plainchant topics. Each topic
presentation begins with a brief, informative, illustrated lecture,
followed by plenty of group singing, to illustrate and permanently
"set" the lesson. The day's workshop ends with a communal chant
singing, combining elements of the day's work, along with extensions
and improvisations based on the day's material.
For both professional and amateur singers, using medieval sources and
For more information, and to register, email Jane McDougle.
For more information about Chant Camp, visit the ChantVillage