2017 Class Schedule

Monday, July 3

6:00 PM    Meet in the parking lot of the Hale Kai if you need a ride or can give a ride to the concert.
7:00 PM    Ben Verdery, Martha Masters, Jeff Peterson, and Ian O’Sullivan perform at Makawao Union Church, 1445 Baldwin Avenue, Paia, HI (map).

Tuesday, July 4

Classes begin. All classes and ensemble rehearsals, except where noted, will be held at Keawala‘i Congregational Church, 5300 Mākena Rd. Mākena, HI (Google Maps: http://goo.gl/maps/6xuhC). Parking is available along the road and in the lot across the street. Please show the utmost respect at all times for the church and its grounds, including the adjoining cemetery. Shoes should not be worn inside the church building. Prior to your lessons, you may warm up on the church grounds.

9:00 AM    Meet in the parking lot of the Hale Kai if you need a ride or can give a ride to the class.
9:30 AM    Ben’s Aloha, to go over class schedule and other topics

Taught by Ben Verdery:
10:00 AM    Zak Werdegar – h from Equations of Beauty (Andrew York)
10:30 AM     Stephan Kane – Andante Religioso from La Catedral(Agustín Barrios Mangoré)
11:00 AM    Laura Boswell – Camapanas del Alba (Eduardo Sainz de la Maza)
11:30 AM    Carson Strohecker – Woven World (Andrew York)
12:00 PM    Satchel Henneman – Three Movements (Tom Baker)
12:30 PM    Lunch on your own

Taught by Ben Verdery:
2:30 PM    Nicolas Padmanabhan – Usher Waltz (Nikita Koshkin) 
3:00 PM    Conor Padmanabhan – Etude No. 12 (Heitor Villa-Lobos)
3:30 PM    Brandon Wong – Veil of Grey (Andrew York)
4:00 PM    Roberto Granados – Aquarelle (Sergio Assad)

7:00 PM    Dinner at the Hale Kai on one of the BBQ grills in back. All are encouraged to come along! Bring something to eat that can be cooked on the grills or is pre-cooked, or drinks or dessert.

Wednesday, July 5

Taught by Ben Verdery:
9:30 AM    Greg Brown – Spanish Guitar Blues (Charlie Byrd)
10:00 AM    Michael Casher – Home (Andrew York)
10:30 AM    Liz Faure – Sarabande from Cello Suite No. 6, BWV 1012 (Johann Sebastian Bach)
11:00 AM    Tyler Rhodes – Invocacion y danza (Joaquin Rodrigo)
11:30 PM    Aaron Cardenas – Fugue from Violin Sonata No. 2, BWV 1003 (Johann Sebastian Bach)
12:00 PM    John Olson – “I Had Myself a True Love” (Harold Arlen and Johnny Mercer, arr. Clarice Assad) (with Gioia De Cari, soprano)
12:30 PM    Lunch on your own

2:30 PM–5:00 PM    Ensemble rehearsal – all participants. Bring music stand, footstool, pencil, tuner.

Thursday, July 6

Taught by Martha Masters:
9:30 AM    Nicolas Padmanabhan – Prelude from Lute Suite No. 2, BWV 997 (Johann Sebastian Bach)
10:00 AM    Stephan Kane – Prelude-Presto from Lute Suite No. 1, BWV 996 (Johann Sebastian Bach)
10:30 AM    Conor Padmanabhan – Granada (Isaac Albéniz)
11:00 AM    Carson Strohecker – Gavotte en Rondeau from Lute Suite No. 4, BWV 1006a (Johann Sebastian Bach)
11:30 AM    Zak Werdegar – Waltz No. 4 (Agustín Barrios Mangoré)
12:00 PM    Lunch on your own

2:30 PM–5:00 PM    Ensemble rehearsal – all participants. Bring music stand, footstool, pencil, tuner.

Friday, July 7

Taught by Martha Masters:
9:30 AM    Brandon Wong – Prelude, Fugue und Allegro (Johann Sebastian Bach)
10:00 AM    Laura Boswell – Vals, Op. 8, No. 4 (Agustín Barrios Mangoré)
10:30 AM    Greg Brown – Sonata in E (Niccolò Paganini)
11:00 AM    Michael Casher – Etude No. 21 from Etudes Esquisses (Gerald Garcia)
11:30 AM    John Olson – Fugue, BWV 539 (Johann Sebastian Bach) (with Tom Donahue, organ)
12:00 PM    Lunch on your own

2:30 PM–5:00 PM    Ensemble rehearsal – All participants. Bring music stand, footstool, pencil, tuner.

Saturday, July 8

The morning ensemble rehearsal will be held at Kihei Lutheran Church, 220 Moi Pl #1, Kihei, HI (map).
10:00 AM–12:00 PM    Ensemble rehearsal – All participants. Bring music stand, footstool, pencil, tuner.
12:00 PM    Lunch on your own

The afternoon session will be at Keawala’i Congregational Church.
Taught by Ben Verdery:
2:30 PM    Michael Casher – Sonata L. 483 (Domenico Scarlatti)
3:00 PM    Nicolas Padmanabhan – Cadenza from Concerto for Guitar and Orchestra (Heitor Villa-Lobos)
3:30 PM    Conor Padmanabhan – Allegro solemne from La Catedral (Agustín Barrios Mangoré)
4:00 PM    Stephan Kane – Skye Boat Song (arr. David Russell)
4:30 PM    Carson Strohecker – Prelude from Prelude, Fugue and Allegro, BWV 998 (Johann Sebastian Bach)

Sunday, July 9

1:00 PM    Meet in the parking lot of the Hale Kai if you need a ride or can give a ride to the concert.
2:00 PM    Concert at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 8992 Kula Hwy, Kula, HI (map)

    Aaron Cardenas
    Fugue, Andante, and Allegro from Violin Sonata No.2, BWV 1003 (Johann Sebastian Bach)
    Sarabande de Scriabin and Toccata de Pasquini from Sonata (Leo Brouwer)

    Liz Faure
    Prelude, Sarabande and Gigue from Cello Suite No. 6 (BWV 1012) (Johann Sebastian Bach)
    For Phaedrus (Joe Landi): Dream Scene, The Mechanic

    Roberto Granados
    Triaela (Roland Dyens)

    Satchel Henneman
    Sequenza XI (Luciano Berio)

    Tyler Rhodes
    Invocation y danza (Joaquin Rodrigo)
    Prelude from Partita No. 1 of the Clavier-Übung, BWV 825 (Johann Sebastian Bach)
    Mediterranea (Angelo Gilardino)

Monday, July 10

Taught by Ben Verdery:
9:30 AM    Greg Brown – Americana (Greg Brown)
10:00 AM    Zak Werdegar – Spatter the Dew (David Russell)
10:30 AM    Laura Boswell – Fandangos y Boleros from Sonata (Leo Brouwer)
11:00 AM    Brandon Wong – Recuerdos de la Alhambra (Francisco Tarrega)
11:30 AM    John Olson – “This Happy Madness” (Antonio Carlos Jobim and Vinícius de Moraes/Gene Lees; arr. João Luiz) (with Gioia De Cari, soprano)
12:00 PM    Lunch on your own    

2:00 PM–3:30 PM    Ensemble rehearsal – all participants. Bring music stand, footstool, pencil, tuner.

5:00 PM    Meet in the parking lot of the Hale Kai if you need a ride. Dinner is on your own; reception at the mission after the concert.
7:00 PM    Student concert with soloists and ensemble at Lahaina Jodo Mission, 12 Ala Moana Street, Lahaina, HI (map). Dress is “nice casual” – Aloha shirts are OK, no jeans. Bring a music stand, footstool, and tuner.

Tuesday, July 11

Taught by Martha Masters:
9:30 AM    Liz Faure – Prelude from Cello Suite No. 6, BWV 1012 (Johann Sebastian Bach)
10:00 AM    Tyler Rhodes – Sonata for Guitar (Antonio Jose)
10:30 AM    Aaron Cardenas – Toccata de Pasquini from Sonata (Leo Brouwer)
11:00 AM    Satchel Henneman – Lute Suite No. 2, BWV 997 (Johann Sebastian Bach)
11:30 AM    Roberto Granados – Chaconne (Johann Sebastian Bach)
12:30 PM    Lunch on your own

2:00 PM–3:30 PM    Ensemble rehearsal – all participants. Bring music stand, footstool, pencil, tuner.

5:00 PM    Meet in the parking lot of the Hale Kai if you need a ride.
5:30 PM    Catered picnic dinner at Keawala’i Congregational Church.
7:00 PM    Student concert with soloists and ensemble at Keawala‘i Congregational Church. Dress is “nice casual” – Aloha shirts are OK, no jeans. Bring a music stand, footstool, and tuner.

Wednesday, July 12

10:00 AM–1:00 PM – Lecture and discussion with Ben Verdery and Martha Masters:
Practicing, competitions, repertoire, conservatories, careers, and any other topics students might want to discuss; at Keawala‘i Church

Afternoon    Optional group outing to be announced

7:00 PM    Party at the Hale Kai