Tag: Seldom Sene

A special announcement from Hester’s car

A special announcement from Hester’s car

Hello everyone! This is a special message from the CONSORT COUNSELLORS! We had a very nice weekend! We were busy consort-counselling live all weekend We have been to Texel, where we coached ensembles and we played a concert,…

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Episode 23: Summer Announcements

Episode 23: Summer Announcements

This is Maria… and this is Hester! And together we are the CONSORT COUNSELLORS! Today is the final episode of season 1 of CONSORT COUNSELLORS! For the last 23 weeks we have been bringing you tips to improve…

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Episode 35: 8 tips to play good endings

Episode 35: 8 tips to play good endings

Hester…! María…! The CONSORT COUNSELLORS! In one of our first videos we gave you advice on how to start a piece… …and today, in our 35th episode, we would like to give you 8 TIPS on how to…

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Episode 56: Improving your SOUND on various recorders

Episode 56: Improving your SOUND on various recorders

This is Hester and this is Maria. Together we are the CONSORT COUNSELLORS! During our recent live session, Hester recommended someone to practice the same piece of music on recorders of different sizes. This is what we want…

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Episode 37: Warm-ups with Creative Music-making & Steve Reich patterns

Episode 37: Warm-ups with Creative Music-making & Steve Reich patterns

This is Hester and this is María and together we are the CONSORT COUNSELLORS! Last week we mentioned as part of our 20 tips that is very nice to start or end your rehearsal with a low-pressure and…

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Episode 22: 10 inspiring recorder consorts

Episode 22: 10 inspiring recorder consorts

This is Hester and this is Maria. Together we are the CONSORT COUNSELLORS! Today we prepared something very special for you! As you know, we are addicted to consort playing… but apart from playing in consort ourselves, we…

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Meet… The Consort Counsellors!

Meet… The Consort Counsellors!

This is Maria… and this is Hester! And we are… THE CONSORT COUNSELLORS! Hester teaches the recorder in Amsterdam and also at the Junior Department of the Amsterdam Conservatoire… …and Maria is one of the recorder professors in…

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Episode 3: Introduction to just intonation | The Royal Wind Music & Seldom Sene

Episode 3: Introduction to just intonation | The Royal Wind Music & Seldom Sene

This is Maria… and this is Hester! And together we are the CONSORT COUNSELLORS! Today we are going to speak about tuning, which is, as you know, one of the most challenging aspects of ensemble playing. We would…

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Episode 27: 10 more inspiring recorder consorts

Episode 27: 10 more inspiring recorder consorts

This is María, and this is Hester! Together we are the CONSORT COUNSELLORS! Before the Summer holidays we posted a video recommending 10 INSPIRING CONSORTS. Today, to start the year with fresh ideas, fresh inspiration… We bring you…

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