High Fliers: The Violin Technique of Albert Sammons, translated for the Cello With Lionel Handy


10/06/2018 2:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Royal Academy of Music, Henry Wood Room

Royal Academy of Music, Marylebone Road, London, NW1 5HT

    Venue: Royal Academy of Music, Henry Wood Room, Marylebone Road, London, NW1 5HT

    Lionel Handy, performer and teacher at the Royal Academy of Music, has transcribed Albert Sammon’s incredible violin technique book for cello. This version is designed for professionals who don’t have many hours to keep their technique at a high level. Many of the exercises are quirky on the cello but are immensely useful. Lionel will give a presentation of this book to interested members, teachers, performers and students.

    Schedule of Events

    2.30 PM Demonstrations using extracts from Violin Technique by Albert Sammons, transcribed by Lionel Handy
    3.30 PM Q & A session
    3.45 PM Tea break
    4.15 PM Performance of Delius Sonata No 3 for violin (arr. by Lionel Handy)
    4.40 PM Event concludes

    Tickets are £10 / adults and £6 for students. 20% discount for LCS members.

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