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Thanks Ben and Mark!

This submission from Valerie DePriest came to late for the newsletter. A heartfelt thanks to retiring president, Ben Eisenstein, and vice-president, Mark Dawson for their 5 years of service to our chapter.  During their time as officers they have organized … Continue reading

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May 21 – Concert and Music Sharing

This spring concert will be a little different. We will miss some regulars due to other commitments, illness, and a medieval music festival in Michigan the same weekend that will draw away some of our members. What does that mean? … Continue reading

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Successful Workshop with Anne Timberlake

The Chicago Chapter had a very successful workshop led by Anne Timberlake. Anne worked with the chapter on articulation principles, then had the participants apply what they learned to music written by a rogues’ gallery of composers!

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March Newsletter Now Available

Our next meeting will be March 19th and led by our own Dennis Sherman. Be sure to join us. Since it is March and it is play the recorder month, lets celibate by bringing a friend! Our current newsletter can … Continue reading

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57th University Of Chicago Folk Festival

The Chicago Chapter performed and hosted a jam session at the University of Chicago’s 57th Folk Festival. It was directed by Lisette Kielson. It was very successful and many of the audience members brought recorders to the Jam Session!

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January 2017 Newsletter and Meeting

Join us on Januray 15, 2017 for the next meeting of the Chicago Chapter of the ARS. Lisette Kielson will be directing. Music to be played include Festival Music for Recorders by Peter Seibert, Kemp’s Jig (from “Four Fantasias on … Continue reading

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BAD BOYS – Chicago Chapter Spring Workshop

Mark your calendar now! The Chicago Chapter American Recorder Society 2017 Spring Workshop: Bad Boys Presented by Anne Timberlake Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 9 AM TO 4:30 PM Covenant Presbyterian Church, fellowship hall, 2012 West Dickens, Chicago, Illinois Flyer … Continue reading

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