Super Saturday

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The public is invited to attend

Organ Training Workshop

Saturday, April 25, 2015
Harris Fine Arts Center
Brigham Young University

Presented by The American Guild of Organists–Utah Valley Chapter

Free admission • Free, light lunch provided

Keynote Speaker: Gabriele Terrone

Gabriele Terrone

Originally from Rome, Italy, Gabriele Terrone is Organist and Assistant Director of
Music at the Cathedral of the Madleine since April 2014. He completed graduate
studies in Organ and Composition in Italy and post-graduate studies in Organ
Improvisation at the Musik Hochschule in Lucern, Switzerland. He also earned a
Doctorate in Mathematics at the University of Padova, Italy. Before coming to Utah
Dr. Terrone has served as Organist in the Papal Basilica of Santa Maria Maggiore in Rome.

Organ Training for Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced Levels

• Flues and Reeds: What They Are,and How to Use Them
• Registering Beyond the Basics
• Registration Secrets the “Owner’s Manual” Didn’t Tell You About
• Fundamentals of Manual Technique
• Hands-On Manual Technique Lab
• Fundamentals of Pedal Technique
• Feet-On Pedal Technique Lab
• Understanding the Language of Music; Basic Music Theory for Organists
• Transforming Hymns from Hymnal to Choir
• Master Class with Gabriele Terrone
• Resources for Beginning Organists

• This is Written for the Piano! What Do I Do?
• Parley Belnap: A Reflection on My Life and Experiences
• What I Have Learned About Effective Teaching
• Effective Practice Techniques
• Conquer Stage Fright: Perform with Confidence!
• How to Tame Your Monkey Mind
• Motivating from the Bench; Inspiring Hymn Playing Techniques
• What the AGO Can Do for You!
• Classical Organ Repertoire for Service Playing
• Performance by Our AGO Quimby Regional Young Organist 1st Place Winner

Check-in 8:00 a.m. — Madsen Recital Hall South Foyer

Prelude at 8:00 — Opening Hymn at 8:25 — Opening Session and Keynote at 8:30

Classes begin at 9:15 a.m. — Hymn Sing starts at 1:30 – Workshop ends at 2:00 p.m
See after April 1st for a complete class schedule and additional information