A quick note to our Friends to say that there will sadly be no Fringe this year. More information to follow.

An independent festival on the Fringe of Brecon Baroque

Naomi Okuda
Monday, 24 October 2016 at 10.30am
Christ College Chapel
Bridge St, Brecon LD3 8AF

Naomi Okuda

Recorder Workshop

Offering an opportunity for recorder players to receive coaching in musicianship and public performance, with an emphasis on encouragement and building confidence when performing with an audience.

Recorder Workshop led by Naomi Okuda,
with Pawel Siwczak

For Soloists or small Groups
Ages from 12+ to adult
Intermediate to Advanced levels 

Theme : Baroque music

Time 10:30 – 12:30 (25 mins x 4 slots)

Price : £15/£20 (Solo/Group)
(if needs a harpsichord accompaniment then £20/£25)

Audience ticket: £5 (under 18s free)

Naomi Okuda / Recorder

Naomi Okuda performs extensively as a solo recitalist and as an ensemble player,  including appearances with orchestras such as Bach Collegium Japan and recordings for NHK and a number of record labels in Japan. She has been the ‘Recommendation Artist’ of her home city of Osaka and collaborates regularly with the Musical Instrument Museum, Hammamatsu. Since  moving to the UK in 2010 she continues to develop her performing career and teaches actively in both UK and Japan. She teaches the recorder at the Wellington College, has taught the Advanced Baroque Recorder Course at Benslow Music Trust, Morley College and has recently begun regular teaching at the Blackheath Conservatoire, teaching recorder and Baroque Ensemble. 

Naomi’s website


It is helpful to know participants choice of repertoire in advance if possible.

Please let us know:
– The title of your chosen piece and composer
– If you would like to have harpsichord accompaniment

Please bring 2 copies of your music with you on the day
(Score with bass line in the right key is necessary please!)


Workshop participants:  £15 Solo or £20 Group
if harpsichord accompanist needed add £5

Workshop audience:
£5 Adults, under 18s free

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