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Saturday, April 8 • 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Creativity, the Bobs way

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The Bobs, one of professional a cappella’s longest-running and most successful groups, are known for turning “normal” songwriting, arranging, and recording upside down and inside out….and coming up with new, often amusing, and creative techniques for composition and performance. This class shares some of those methods, including: 
  • A song can be about anything
  • Covering standards and making something new of them
  • How to get more sound from fewer voices 
  • How inevitable changes in personnel can work for you
  • Does it need to be funny?
  • Which parts are locked in and which are free? 
  • What’s the focus? 

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Richard "Bob" Greene

Richard Bob Greene is an award-winning composer, arranger, singer, writer, engineer/producer and educator. As the co-founder and creator of the nu-wave a cappella super group The Bobs, Greene "fractured and reconstructed the rules for vocal music," and is one of the foremost pioneers of contemporary a cappella. Nominated for a Grammy for his and Gunnar Madsen's a cappella arrangement of the Beatles "Helter Skelter," Greene's songs and... Read More →

Saturday April 8, 2017 2:30pm - 3:30pm
Anderson 211 200 College Avenue Medford, MA 02155

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