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The initiative Cacophony! has pedagogy at its heart. Driven by a passion for practical explorations within the field of historical performance practices, Tim Braithwaite offers a comprehensive education in number of skills documented in historical vocal sources including the following:

  • Historical methods of improvisation, including ornamentation and counterpoint 'alla mente.'​

  • Historical approaches to solmisation, including fluency in the Guidonian Hand and other historical pedagogical tools.

  • Historical approaches to singing techniques.

  • The reading and performance from historical forms of notation.

Online lessons are possible.

Please feel free to contact Tim through the form below:

(Photo by Donald Bentvelsen)

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