Stuttgart, Germany

Stuttgart, May 10-12

STAATLICHE HOCHSCHULE FUR MUSIK UND DARSTELLENDE KUNST

Alan Fraser leads a workshop for the piano students of the Stuttgart State University of Music & the Performing Arts this weekend. The principles of Feldenkrais are applied in performance situations for immediate improvement to one's sound, comfort, and musicianship. Group Feldenkrais Awareness Through Movement lessons specially oriented towards performing musicians will alternate with hands-on work by Professor Fraser. Fraser teaches in English; German translation is provided.
For more information on the workshop, please contact Sabine Sauer.

At the end of each day's activities, there will be time for private lessons with Fraser. Please go here to register for a private lesson in Stuttgart.


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SCHEDULE


This typical schedule will be modified according to the makeup and needs of the group.


DAILY SCHEDULE
9:00-9:45 Lecture on Movement & Piano Performance
9:45-12:00 3 Demonstration Lessons
12:00-1:30 Lunch
13:30-14:45 Group ATM (Please bring your own yoga mat or blanket for this class.)
14:45-17:00 3 Demonstration Lessons
17:00 Finish
Evening Private Lessons by Appointment


4-DAY SCHEDULE
Thursday Evening Demonstration Lessons
Friday Seminar: Biotensegrity, Structure, Tension, Relaxation & Activation in Piano Technique
Saturday Seminar: The Thumb Stands & Rotates
Sunday Seminar: Touch the Higher Musical Dimensions Through Refined Physical Practice


TRAVEL




GETTING THERE

Click here for travelling directions to the
Hochschule fur Musik
Urbanstraße 25
70182 Stuttgart



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REGISTER




FEES & REGISTRATION

Private lessons with Professor Fraser are 95 euros, 70 for students.

Please go here to reserve your lesson time .


BEFORE & AFTER THE WORKSHOP




INFORMATION FORM & FOLLOWUP QUESTIONNAIRE

After registration, please come back to fill out this PARTICIPANT INFORMATION FORM.

After you have completed your participation, please come back to fill out this FOLLOWUP QUESTIONNAIRE. This helps evaluate your experience, tailor your ongoing regime to facilitate further progress, and fine-tune the institute structure to better meet your needs.



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CONTACT




ABOUT US - CONTACT

ALAN FRASER

Canadian pianist Alan Fraser gives master classes and recitals worldwide and conducts ongoing research and refinement on the ideas put forth in his three books, The Craft of Piano Playing (also in DVD), Honing the Pianistic Self-Image, and All Thumbs: Well-Coordinated Piano Technique. He is at work on several new volumes. Visit here for more on Alan Fraser.

If you have concerns or questions about your participation in the institute and would like to address them directly to Alan Fraser, send him an email.

If you have concerns or questions about your participation in the institute and would like to address them directly to Alan Fraser, send him an email.


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