Read these TESTIMONIALS to THE ART OF
LISTENING, by participants in CHAUTAUQUA INST, New York
_____________ (at Chautauqua, discussing Chopin mazurkas) ______________
CHAUTAUQUA INSTITUTION, NEW YORK STATE - SPECIAL STUDIES COURSE #1628
DATES- week 9, August 2001
COURSE COMMENTS FROM STUDENTS ATTENDED.
INSTRUCTOR- Rollin Wilber ("ART OF LISTENING SERIES")
TITLE- "Mazurka! Close Encounters with Chopin"
SURVEY# - COMMENTS
4387 - What a joy to hear this tremendously talented musician play! He made the topic meaningful to musicians and amateurs alike. I'd love to take another class from him.
4398 - One of the finest courses (& teachers) of my life. His knowledge and passion for his topic is endless! Magnificent.
4559 - This instructor and the class were a truly memorable experience. It was like attending five days of Master class in piano. There should be a similar class for every week.
4841 - I really enjoyed this class & believe many things that were spoken about will be useful in other aspects of my life.
4842 - This is the finest course I have ever taken in Chautauqua (over approx. 7 years) . The instructor is an expert in his field & a superb communicator. It was inspiring.
4843 - It has been a rare experience to have been invited into the very soul of not only Chopin but of Rollin Wilber who so poignantly shared with us the emotional life energy.
4544 - A definite must for next year. Truly a talented and enthusiastic teacher & performer!
4845 - Most classes lose students. His gained more during the week.
4846 - An incredible musical experience. An outstandingly talented pianist, who was able to transmit his knowledge and enthusiasm to all the students in the class.
4848 - Excellent - he should be invited back! Very interactive for anyone, at any level -- very professional.
4844 - Could be longer.
4846 - Too short.
4398 - The same teacher doing an intensive study of Schumann or Liszt.
4943 - More Master piano classes.
4846 - More courses by this instructor.