ISABELLE COURROY

PURPOSE

Learn and perfect the play of kaval oblique flutes game, played from the Balkans to Anatolia by immersing themselves in oral transmission.

GENERAL CONTENT

  • Kaval flutes in the large family of oblique flutes. Similarities and discrepancies.
  • Exploring stylistic particularities. Different techniques of vibrato and ornamentation.
  • Work on directories. Focus on the regions of Anatolia, Bulgarian and Greek Thrace.
  • Irregular rhythms, the relationship to chants and dances in Balkan music.
  • Practice of the modes used in the repertoire of kaval flutes and modal improvisation.
  • Approach to circular breathing, adapted to the free mouths of oblique flutes.

TERMS OF PARTICIPATION

Minimum age: 15 years

  • Open to instrumentalists mastering the sound of oblique flutes and having the basic techniques of kaval flutes.
  • Recommended instrument: Bulgarian Kaval in Re / all instruments
    Possibility to build your own instrument at the beginning of the course
  • Minimum level: Mastering the sound emission in oblique flutes

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