Bob Milne by forrests


									“My experience was highlighted... when you presented that stunning explanation and performance of Ragtime and Barrelhouse piano music.” Network News Anchor You need not be a piano player to benefit greatly from these classes. Bob Milne will be teaching basic principles that apply to all of music. Students will learn how common principles apply to appreciating music on all levels, from Beethoven to Scott Joplin.

“Your warmth, humor, personal touch, creativity, and talent as an artist and musician combine to make you...very special… ” U.S. Embassy Ambassador Anyone who comes to the concerts is guaranteed a good time. Anyone who comes to the classes will learn multiples more about music than they knew when they walked in the door. Anyone who takes a lesson is going to walk away saying, “I didn’ realize it was that easy.” t

ual Ann 7th

Michigan Music Retreat

NEW RETREAT LOCATION The 2009 Michigan Music Retreat Classes, Individual Piano Lessons, and Friday’ “Pleasant Moments” Dinner Concert s will be convening at a roomier location, American Legion Post #16 1701 W Genesee, Lapeer MI 48446 just blocks from downtown Lapeer. (Please do not contact the Post.)

Lapeer, Michigan

The piano classes will focus on using your ear to explore and understand harmony, theme and variations, characteristics of various musical styles, and creating your own music. Bob will begin with very simple examples and progress to more complex and in-depth study of very basic musical principles.

Bob Milne
Sept. 15 - 18, 2009

Contact the Music Retreat Office to make your reservations today! 248-628-8950

Consider reserving a table for 8 for Friday night’ 6 p.m. s “Pleasant Moments” Dinner Concert.

“Pleasant Moments” Dinner Concert featuring Bob Milne Fri., Sept. 18, 2009 6:00 p.m. At the Retreat Site
Dinner Concert Open to the Public Reserve Your Place Today

Be sure to register early to reserve your spot. Additional forms at BobMilne.Com
Please return the completed Music Classes & Individual Piano Lessons Reservation Form along with payment to:

Music Classes & Individual Piano Lessons

Take the mystery out of music - take music classes and a piano lesson from Bob Milne! Classes meet from 8:30 - 11:30 a.m., Tuesday through Friday, with individual lessons in the afternoons.
Open to Everyone, of Every Playing Level!

Retreat Class Topics: Tuesday - “Who Wrote That Song?” Wednesday - “Scott Joplin, King of the Ragtime Writers” Thursday “Piano Players: The Wild and the Weird” Friday “Rhythms of Ragtime”

Michigan Music Retreat c/o Ron Ludy 630 Drahner Circle, Oxford, MI 48371 Please make checks payable to Woodland Press. For more information, and to register by phone, please contact the Michigan Music Retreat office in Oxford, Michigan: Ron Ludy 248.628.8950 Or eMail to: MichiganMusicRetreat@Gmail.Com Hotels in Vicinity: Best Western, Lapeer - 810-667-9444 Fairfield Inn, Lapeer - 810-245-7700 Days Inn, Imlay City - 810-724-8005 Super 8 Motel, Imlay City 810-724-8700 Please make hotel reservations early! RV Parks in Vicinity: WaterTower Park , Lapeer (Municipal) 810-664-4296
There are others, but this is close & affordable!

Name______________________________ Address____________________________ City, State, Zip______________________ Phone Number ______________________ Email _____________________________ Check enclosed ________ Charge my: Visa ____ MasterCard _____ DiscoverCard ____ American Express ____ Card Number________________________ Expiration Date ______________________ Name on Card_______________________ Signature __________________________ Quantity: Package/Event: Subtotal: _______ Music Retreat Package:
All 4 Music Classes plus Fri. Dinner Concert = $245 (Less $25 before August 1 = $220) ________ ________ Individual Piano Lesson $45.00 ________ ________ Tuesday’ Music Class s $55.00 ________ ________ Wednesday’ Music Class s $55.00 ________ ________ Thursday’ Music Class s $55.00 ________ ________ Friday’ Music Class s $55.00 ________ ________Pleasant Moments Dinner Concert Friday 6pm $25.00 ________ ________ RV no hookup,$10/nite ________ For a total amount of $200.00 or more, a nonrefundable deposit of $80.00 is to be paid by August 1, 2009; remaining balance is due upon arrival at the Retreat. Total: _____________ Total due 8-1-2009: _____________ Total due at Retreat: _____________

Individual Piano Lessons are approximately 45 minutes, and are open to everyone, of every playing level. The piano lesson fee is only $45.00! Piano lessons will be scheduled for the afternoons during the week of Sept. 15-18. Only 16 time slots are available. Please register early! “Bob leads others on a path of discovery that he himself has taken.” Retreat Student

A small number of RV’ can park in a s small woods without hookups on the Retreat Grounds for $10/night, Mon.-Fri. Please call early to make your reservation!


To top