|Washington DC Area Workshop
A Cappella in the Beltway
Weekend Workshop in Ensemble Singing
(optional church sing Sunday morning –
Cedar Lane Unitarian Universalist Church
Medieval, Renaissance, Early American, Romantic, Contemporary Music
“I’m going home inspired!”
—Recent workshop participant
Tuition: $195 for early enrollment; $210 after January 31
Click the button above to pay $95 deposit
(Upon receipt of your deposit you will receive an e-mail acknowledgment
First time? 10% discount if you are a
$195 until January 31 ($210 after January 31)
Group discounts are available for pre-existing groups of 8 or more.
(subject to change)
|Friday||8:00 pm||Western Wind concert, followed by reception|
|10–10:45||Warm-ups, large group piece, small group formation|
|4:15–5:30||Seminar and large group piece rehearsal|
|Sunday||10:30 am||Warm-up and rehearse for church service|
|11:00–12:00||Church service (optional)|
|12:30–1:00||Reading session (optional)|
|4:15–5:30||Final seminar (mini-concert)|
The Workshop takes place at Cedar Lane Unitarian Universalist Church, 9601 Cedar Lane, Bethesda, Maryland. Travel directions:
From Washington, DC:
Go north on Wisconsin Ave (Rt. 355) which becomes Rockville Pike, through downtown Bethesda, past the Naval Hospital to Cedar Lane. Turn right at the traffic light onto Cedar Lane, and continue 0.7 mile to the Church entrance (marked by a low sign) which is on the right near the top of the hill (second driveway after the light at Beach Drive).
From the Beltway Outer Loop (Westbound I-495):
Take Exit 33, which splits into two ramps. Bear right and take the one marked “Connecticut Avenue North, Kensington.” When you get onto Connecticut Avenue, move to the left lane as soon as possible. Turn left at the traffic light onto Beach Drive. Follow Beach Drive about ½ mile through the park to a traffic light at Cedar Lane. Turn right onto Cedar Lane and proceed up the hill to the Church entrance which is marked by a low sign.
From Virginia via the Beltway Inner Loop (Eastbound I-495):
Take exit #34, Wisconsin Avenue/Bethesda to Rockville Pike/Route 355 South. Travel approximately a mile. At fifth light, take a left onto Cedar Lane. The church is 0.7 mile past Rockville Pike/Route 355. The church entrance (marked by a low, brownish sign) is on the right near the top of the hill (second driveway after the light at Beach Drive.
From southbound I-270 or Beltway Inner Loop Exit 35:
Exit at Rt. 355 south (take DC - not VA- spur; left exit from spur) to Bethesda. At the third light turn left onto Cedar Lane. Church is 0.7 mile past Rockville Pike. The Church entrance (marked by a low sign) is on the right near the top of the hill (second driveway after the light at Beach Drive).
Closest stop is the Red Line’s Medical Center. Walk north about ½ mile on Rockville Pike/Route 355 to Cedar Lane and 0.7 mile east on Cedar Lane, or take Ride-On bus which stops near the corner of Beach Drive and Cedar Lane. Ride-On bus #34 goes up Cedar Lane.