Hamm/Wuppertal

Hamm, October 3-7

STUDIO MAUCK, HAMM, WESTPHALIA, GERMANY

This is a small-scale Institute with no Awareness Through Movement lessons. For the first time, one day of this institute will take place at the Hanno Beckers Studio in Wuppertal. Those who register for a lesson may observe the other lessons that day by contributing an extra €10 per day.

Alan Fraser is also slated to teach at Studio Mauck:
March 12-15 2020
May 11-14

SCHEDULE




SCHEDULE

This sample schedule may be modified to suit the needs of the attendees.

4-DAY SCHEDULE
Thursday Jamuary 16 Hamm Afternoon & Evening Private Lessons by appointment in Hamm
Friday January 17 Wuppertal 9 am - Coffee & Reception
9:30 am - Opening Lecture (topic: Living Hand Arches For Living Piano Sound)
10 am - Individual lessons.
1 pm - lunch
2 pm - Individual lessons
4 pm - coffee, Q & A Session
5 pm - remaining lessons
Saturday January 18 Hamm Private Lessons by appointment
Sunday January 19 Hamm Private Lessons by appointment
Thursday October 24 Daily Schedule (seminar: Physical Gesture & Musical Inflection)
8 pm - Student Recital (Optional Participation)
Friday October 25 Private Lessons by appointment


TRAVEL




GETTING THERE

The Mauck Studio is located at
Ostenallee 6
59063 Hamm

Some lessons will be taught at the Mauck home:
Knappenstraße 48
59071 HAMM

Click here for travelling directions to the studio.

and here for directions to the house.

The Beckers Studio is located at:
Jaegerstraße 7B
42117 Wuppertal

Click here for travelling directions to the Beckers Studio.


ACCOMMODATION




LODGING

There are several hotels in Hamm, all easily available at Booking.com. We also recommend Airbnb, which has a small selection of affordable rooms in private homes in Hamm and Wuppertal. Book early to be sure to get your choice.


REGISTER




FEES & REGISTRATION


Please register by clicking the appropriate box in the table below, or contact Mirka Mauck.

After registering, please return here to fill out the REGISTRATION QUESTIONNAIRE.


TO REGISTER

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Please note that due to new 2CO regulations, ALL PRICES ARE LISTED IN U.S. DOLLARS. You may change your payment currency at checkout.

$1 US = about €0.82.

REGISTER




FEES & REGISTRATION

Participation 1 Lesson/Day 2 Lessons/Days 3 Lessons/Days
Active participation
Aktive Teilnahme
$105 $210 $315
Active participation student
Aktive Teilnahme Student
$85 $170 $255
Passive participation
Passive Teilnahme
$40 $70 $85


BEFORE & AFTER THE INSTITUTE




INFORMATION SHEET & FOLLOWUP QUESTIONNAIRE

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

After working with Alan, 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.


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.

MIRKA MAUCK

Pianist and Feldenkrais practitioner Mirka Mauck began working with Alan Fraser in 2002. Her long-standing interest in movement and piano technique led her to invite Professor Fraser to Hamm shortly after their first meeting. He has been teaching regularly there ever since.

Contact Mirka Mauck.

HANNO BECKERS

Jazz pianist, composer and teacher Hanno Beckers has been active on the new music scene in Wuppertal for many years. His music can be found on YouTube, and he is fluent in both popuar and classical styles. He has been studying with Alan Fraser since 2015, and is close to completing the certification program for his Piano Somatics Practitioner Training.

Contact Hanno Beckers.