Canto Antiguo

Early Music and Recorder Workshop


About the Workshop

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About the Workshop

The Music of the Renaissance

Purcell, Josquin, Schutz et al.

Chapman University

This invitingly landscaped, peaceful campus with garden paths is a mixture of historic and modern architecture.  All acoustically designed studios, dining hall, and residences are fully air-conditioned. Location: Find maps for Chapman University at


Thomas Axworthy - Double reed specialist, Director of Southern California Early Music Consort,  Conductor of LARO, studio recording artist

Mark Davenport - Recorder soloist, recording artist, director of the music program at Regis University, co-founder Landmark Press

Ronald Glass - Brass specialist, free-lance trombonist (sackbut), played lead trombone with Harry James Orchestra, recording artist, former faculty Pomona College

Carol Lisek - Contralto soloist,  member of Vox Femina, director of

Jouyssance Early Music Ensemble. faculty El Camino College, Pasadena City College and Claremont Graduate University, winner of Early Music Ensemble Award - U.S.C. 2001, 2002, 2004.

Alice Renken - Gamba specialist, former faculty Carleton College (MN), publications Chairman and Secretary of VdGSA.



Recorder Ensemble

(Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced)

Vocal Ensemble

(Beginning and Intermediate)

Cornetts, Reeds & Sackbuts

Viola da Gamba

Baroque Technique & Ensemble

Wind Band

Original Notation


Workshop Concert and Party

Friends and family of workshop participants are welcome to

join the concluding festivities on Saturday, August 7th  at 3:00p.m.