Category Archives: Musicians

Playing in the Gallery: A Weekend of Drawing & Music

I was thrilled when earlier in the year I was asked by the Royal Academy to teach a course on drawing musicians in it’s beautiful historic life room. Drawing and painting musicians in rehearsal has been a subject which has … Continue reading

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The Quartet – A work in progress

  For a number of months now I have been working on a large-scale painting of a string quartet, piecing together information collected during rehearsal in the form of drawings and oil studies of both the individual players and of … Continue reading

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Drawing & Music: Picturing Movement at the Royal Academy

This weekend course is an exciting opportunity to study the human figure, whilst being able to observe and analyse the shapes and relationships between musicians and their instruments. Study of Violinist, Wagner Rehearsal Drawing and painting musicians in rehearsal is … Continue reading

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Denis Vigay

I was saddened to hear that ‘cellist Denis Vigay passed away a month ago at the age of 89. Denis was principal cello with the Rehearsal Orchestra for many years. During a long career he was principal cello of the … Continue reading

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Study for ‘Nocturne’

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Etude

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Currently on the easel.. rehearsing continues

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Work in progress – practise in progress

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Exhibition ‘The Rehearsal’ continues for one more week

This exhibition will continue for one more week, ending Thursday 5th June. Hoping that you will get chance to visit St. John’s Waterloo during this time. The church is open Monday – Friday 10am-6pm.

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Forthcoming exhibition – ‘The Rehearsal’

The Rehearsal An exhibition of drawings & paintings of musicians by Adele Wagstaff 13 May – 5 June 2014 at St. John’s Waterloo, Waterloo Road, London SE1 8TY Opening hours – Monday – Friday 10am – 6pm, (St. John’s will … Continue reading

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