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Non-residential chmbr music course for str players aged 6-18, based in S London. Juniors (gr 1-5) are coached in the mornings, seniors (gr 6 ) in the afternoon. Concerts from professionals held throughout the week; final concert for pupils on the final day. Venue: Sydenham High School. Dates: 17-21st August. Fees: £155, jrs; £170, srs. Scholarships available, see website for details.
A week-long cross-community festival of music in worship held annually in Armagh every August. Two resident choirs, the Charles Wood Singers (aged 18 ) and the Charles Wood Girls' Choir (aged 12-18) perform at concerts, lead worship at services and record broadcasts for BBC Radio 3 and 4. The programme also includes vocal workshops and lessons, and organ recitals and workshops in association with the Northern Ireland International Organ Competition.
Open to all ages from gr 1 to concert standard. Residential course with at least 2 concerts every evening. Lectures, w/shops and intensive one-to-one teaching from an outstanding team of performers and teachers. Over 100 state-of-the-art practice rooms. Perf & CD opportunities. Also young pianists programme, hpd, jazz, comp, adult amateur, duet, organ and improvisation courses. Limited number of scholarships available. Daily observer rate £62. NEW Piano Teacher course. Dates: Aug 15-21 and 21-27 2019. Prices are from £75 - £1370.
Chetham's School of Music, Long Millgate, Manchester, M3 1SB, United Kingdom
Adult courses from introductory to advanced level in instrumental playing, singing, ens, musicianship, professional development, music production and more.
Music Dept, 1-10 Keeley St, London, WC2B 4BA, United Kingdom
Audition workshop: Friday 19 May, 19.00 – 22.00 Course sessions: Fridays 2, 9, 16, 23 June, 19.00 – 22.00 Final session and concert: Saturday 24 June, 17.30 – 22.00 The course offers students the opportunity to develop their conducting skills in a supportive and collaborative environment, working with an ensemble formed from course participants. The course is led by experienced conductor and educator John Landor, Music Director of London Musical Arts Orchestra, a former pupil of legendary pedagogues George Hurst in England and Ilya Mussin in Russia.
Annual residential/day courses inc music kindergarten and primary school music (ages 4-7), pre-instrumental music, vn, vc, fl, mini-bass, pno and gui teaching methods. Kodaly-based, using relative sol-fa to train the inner ear prior to learning an inst and continuing this approach in inst tuition. Musicianship and Dalcroze Eurythmics classes incd. Dates: Aug.
Colourstrings & The Szilvay Foundation, 18 Elm Tree Avenue, Esher, Surrey, KT10 8JG, United Kingdom
CoMA promotes contemporary music through the participation of amateur, youth and other non-professional ensembles by commissioning flexibly (open) scored repertoire which is original and artistically exciting yet technically accessible, enabling convincing performances by a wide range of ensembles. An expanding network of CoMA and affiliated music groups exists throughout the UK and Europe. CoMA's training programme in performance and comp inc annual comp masterclasses and a summer school. Active collaboration with leading professional musicians and comps underpins all CoMA activities .
Rich Mix, 35-47 Bethnal Green Rd, London, E1 6LA
The Concord Partnership comprises of three companies. The Concord Music Hire Library, www.concordmusichire.co.uk (a large standard orchestral library). Maecenas Music Limited, www.maecenasmusic.co.uk (publisher of music for wind orchestras) and the Sherborne Summer School of Music, www.sherbornesummerschoolofmusic.org (a summer school, formerly known as the Canford Summer school of music).
PO Box 629, Godstone, RH9 8WQ, United Kingdom
Held in Somerset. Lessons and masterclasses with full symphony orch for u/g and p/g conductors. Dates: 21 - 27 July 2019.
Foxholes Farm, Alderley, Wotton-u-Edge, Gloucestershire, GL12 7RR
Limited to 11 conductors who will work with the legendary teacher of conductors, Jorma Panula, and the large and excellent Janacek Philharmonic Ostrava (Czech Republic). Repertoire: essential works by Beethoven, Mozart, Wagner, Mahler, Janacek, Johann Strauss Jr. & Dvorak. Each conductor has an enormous and guaranteed amount of podium time and will conduct on one of two public concerts. Daily private and group coaching and video review with Maestro Panula. Supportive and serious professional and collegial atmosphere.
Strozzigasse 31, A-1080 Wien (Vienna), Austria
21 July - 4 August 2019 A unique opportunity for young conductors to gain experience and expert tuition. Led by renowned orchestral conductor Tim Redmond, our conducting programme covers all essential rehearsal and performance aspects for young conductors, from score preparation to rehearsal technique.
Conducting seminars in London with Achim Holub. Fees: £850 course fee £150 registration fee.
6-day International Conducting Masterclass with Maestro Martin Sieghart (Austria) and the Symphony Orchestra of the North Bohemian Opera and Ballet Theatre (Czech Republic) Program: Haydn Symphony n.101 "Die Uhr", Mozart Symphony n.40, Beethoven Symphony n. 3 "Eroica", Overtures Coriolan & Egmont, Brahms - Tragic Overture, Smetana - The Moldau. Each Active participant will conduct a Dress rehearsal and the Final concert. Language: English, German. No age limit.
Rybná 716/24, Prague - 1., 11000, Czech Republic
Course focusing on historically informed performance of baroque and classical music. Open to participants of all ages (instrumentalists & vocalists); inc private lessons from expert teachers, plus workshops, masterclasses, lectures, concerts and opportunity to play with fellow students from all over the world. Dates: Aug.
Oosterdokskade 151, NL-1011 DL Amsterdam, Netherlands
Graded technique classes make this course suitable for all levels from the complete beginner to the professional dancer. Fees from £150 to £625. Reductions for full-time students and musicians accompanying some dance classes. Attendance options available, including part-time, from a w/end to full 10-days. Dates Friday 16th August – Sunday 26th August 2019.
62 Caer Castell Pl, Cardiff, CF3 3PW, United Kingdom
Featuring str quartets of Graham Fitkin and music by British contemporary comps for str chmbr ens, as well as str plus pno from 'Chamber Music 2000' etc. Course takes place at 'Castle End Mission', final concert West Road Concert Hall Cambridge. Course for advanced level pianists (inc comp), and course for advanced level string players aged 11-18.
Contemporary Music Summer School UK, organised by CoMA, caters for a wide range of musical interests and experience through concerts and concert giving, instrumental and vocal ensembles, music theatre, composition, percussion, piano and allcomers strings courses. Summer School uniquely provides for those wanting to develop creative and performance skills in the context of expanding their musical horizons. Next course is on the Orkney islands from Saturday 22nd to Sunday 30th July with a tutor team that includes Lore Lixenberg, Robin Michael, Alasdair Nicolson and James Weeks.
@ Rich Mix, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London, E1 6LA, United Kingdom
Residential w/end hp courses held throughout the year near Bude in Cornwall covering a wide range of study for beginners and intermediate standard.
Musicianship, chmbr music. Dates: To be confirmed.
Bela Bartok Centre for Musicianship, 6 Frognal Court, 158 Finchley Rd, London, NW3 5HL, United Kingdom
4-day courses aimed at advanced students and professionals. Dates: Apr, Jul & Sep. Please see website for further details. Fees: £500 plus accommodation.
Bay Tree Cottage, Rockbourne, Fordingbridge, Hampshire, SP6 3NL