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Welcome to the TRS Enews! We hope to see you on Sunday, February 18 in Raleigh.

Join us on February 18

 
The next TRS Meeting will be held on Sunday, February 18, 2018 from 2:30-5:00 at St. Giles Presbyterian Church in Raleigh. Jennifer Streeter will lead.  Anthology selections for Feb 18 meeting: pages 8, 28-29, 40-41, 46, 62-63, 77
 
Location: St. Giles Presbyterian Church5101 Oak Park Road, Raleigh, NC 27612  Turn northwest on Saint Giles St. from Oak Park Road (off of Glenwood Avenue). Access to the church campus is located on your left on St. Giles St.  Park in marked spots on the road or go past the Sanctuary and on the left to the parking lot. Once you have parked in the latter walk toward the sanctuary going SE and continue past it to the first building on your right which is the Adult Center. The door will be open!
 
 

TRS Spring Workshop

"North Sea Odyssey"

March 24, 2018
 

We hope you will join us for our annual early music workshop. This year we will again meet in the beautiful First Presbyterian Church in downtown Durham, NC.  Please read and register.  $10 discount for registrations received by March 12. 

ONLINE REGISTRATION! ​ Click here to register now!
 

TRS Business Meeting Notes
Triangle Recorder Society Business Meeting
January 21, 2018
 

The group held a business meeting during the January 21, 2018 play session. Prior to the meeting Jan Jenkins (president) requested questions or comments from members who could not attend. Judy Fox requested that we discuss Durham meeting locations. Since the main library will be closed for the next two years, obtaining meeting spaces in Durham has been difficult. Judy indicated she had received information from one member who would check with his church about hosting TRS. Members were asked to let Judy know if they had any suggestions.

Jan Jenkins noted the TRS workshop  is scheduled for March 24. The theme this year is "North Sea Odyssey." The format is the same as usual with two small classes in the morning and two also in the afternoon, followed by a group finale. Jennifer Streeter (music director) has selected "Fantasia on a Shape Note Hymn" as one of the finale pieces, as recommended by ARS for "Play the Recorder Month."

The special guest faculty this year is Chris Rua. The workshop fee is $90 for members and $100 for non-members. A $10 discount is available for registrations received by March 12. All the class options and the registration form are now on the TRS web site and the recent newsletter contained links.

Jan announced this is her fifth year as president of TRS. And although she has loved being president, she believes it's time for her to let someone else lead the group. She will continue to serve the remainder of this year. She noted the position mostly requires listening to members, conducting and writing up of meeting minutes and occasionally sending out a survey. As a side note, she felt Dana's position as webmaster/newsletter publisher was probably the most demanding position within the organization, with the possible exception of the music director. Dana deserves much thanks.

 

Submitted by Jan Jenkins, president

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ABOUT TRS:
The Triangle Recorder Society is a group of recorder players from the Triangle area of North Carolina.  We are a proud chapter of the American Recorder Society.

We meet on the third Sunday of each month in Durham, Raleigh, or Chapel Hill. Meetings are from 2:30-5:00. $10 members, $15 non-members. All skill levels are welcome. Join us! 
 


HIP IS HERE!
 

hip=historically informed performance

February 2 – 25, 2018.

2018 brings several more ensembles, master classes 
and a festival orchestra to the line-up. 
 


For more information and tickets click here! 

 


 

Spring 2018 Schedule

We hope to see you at these upcoming TRS events:

Spring 2018 Meeting Dates and Locations
  • Sunday, February 18 Raleigh. St. Giles Presbyterian Church
  • Saturday, March 24  Durham. Spring Workshop, First Presbyterian Church
  • Sunday, April 15 Chapel Hill. Carol Woods
  • Sunday, May 20  Spring Recital, Location TBA
  • Saturday, June 16 Raleigh. St Giles Presbyterian Church
 


Baroque and Beyond concert-  March 11


Jennifer will be featured in a Baroque and Beyond concert at Chapel of the Cross, Chapel Hill, at 3:00 pm.  The program will highlight works of the French baroque with music by Francois Couperin and his contemporaries.

More information here about Baroque and Beyond
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