BRUCE DICKEY
Cornetto

BRUCE DICKEY

Bruce Dickey is a performer and researcher who has devoted himself since 1975 to the revival of the cornetto. He taught at the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis in Basel (Switzerland) for forty years until 2016 and is founder and co-director of the ensemble Concerto Palatino. As a performer he has made many groundbreaking recordings and has collaborated with most of the leading figures in the field of early music. For his acheivements, the Historic Brass Society awarded him in 2000 the Christopher Monk Award for "his monumental work in cornetto performance, historical performance practice and musicological scholarship." He has published numerous articles on the cornetto and performance practice. In the past few years his project Breathtaking, together with Czech soprano Hana Blažíková has achieved notable critical and popular success around the world.  

Beth Beauchamp

Having worked as a professional musician, a music-educator, and the Executive Director of a number of non-profit arts organizations, Beth has over 10 years of experience in catering to the unique needs of artists. Beth believes that the talent, education, and skill-sets of her clients have inherent worth. As a passionate artist advocate, she aims to help her artists improve the quality of their own lives by encouraging them to honor the value of their own work, and by creating materials which allow them to champion their art with confidence. Equally interested in building community, Beth aims to create a roster of artists who are excited to support and collaborate together.