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If you would like to list a course here, please either email our administrator, or submit your event via our online form
27June - 2 July
Beauchamp House Renaissance music week for singers and instrumentalists
Philip Thorby, David Hatcher, Clifford Bartlett email 5 July
Try-a-Viol Day organised by the Viola da Gamba Society
Come and try a viol (provided) for a day in Oxford.
email application form 26 July - 2 August
Dartington International Summer School, Dartington Hall, Totnes TQ9 6EN, Devon
Course for all levels of viol players. Fretwork. This year in Dartington we will have, in addition to our normal course for viol players of all abilities, a course for students of the instrument, and we hope to be able to concentrate on some contemporary music. Of course, all players are welcome to take part in this as well
3 - 7 August Rasteau, Vaucluse. Viol course with Paolo Pandolfo. Consort playing and Playing upon a Ground. Also individual lessons email for further information 16-23 August An Grianan, Termonfechin, County Louth
Irish Recorder and Viol Course. Tutors: Ibi Aziz, Marion Doherty-Hayden, Pamela Flanagan, Emma Murphy, Marion Scott, Philip Thorby emailwebsite 17-23 August Higham Hall, Bassenthwaite Lake, Cockermouth CA13 9SH
Early Music Summer School, Tutors: Roger Wilkes (Head Tutor, Vocal) Deborah Catterall (Vocal) Elizabeth Dodd (Viol) Philip Gruar (Recorder) Hugh Cherry (Lute)
For competent singers, viol and recorder players, covering music c1450-c1650. Instruction in choral/solo singing, viol and recorder playing, plus vocal technique and various consorts. Plenary music-making sessions, lectures and opportunities to try something new (instrument or voice)- a marvellously rich musical cocktail!
A wonderful venue in the North Lakes, good food and wonderful Tutors - a perfect recipe for early music musicians to enjoy an intimate and meaningful experience like-minded people.
email Roger Wilkes tel: 01768 776276 18-22 August
Scarborough Campus of Hull University
HISS - Historically Informed Summer School. www.hiss.org.uk 26-28 September
Farncombe. Recorders, voices and viols. Andrew Collis