Music education events, courses and performances from England

    26 Jan

    Henry Wood Hall, Trinity Church Square, London, UK

    26 January 2019 To 27 January 2019

    6:30 pm To 7:00 pm

    +44 (0)20 7820 9994

    Conductor: Levon Parikian


    The Rehearsal Orchestra’s 2019 London weekend series kicks off with Artistic Director Levon Parikian directing a two-day course on Stravinsky’s Petrushka and Scherzo à la Russe.Read more

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    24 Feb

    Henry Wood Hall, Trinity Church Square, London, UK

    24 February 2019

    10:30 am To 7:00 pm

    +44 (0)20 7820 9994

    Artistic Director: Christopher Adey


    Christopher Adey makes a welcome return to work with The Rehearsal Orchestra on Dvořák’s Carnival Overture and Janáček’s epic Sinfonietta.Read more

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    23 Mar

    London, UK

    23 March 2019

    10:00 am To 5:30 pm


    • Daniel Moult, Course Director and head of the highly acclaimed organ department at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire. One of the UK’s most versatile organists and hugely in demand as a concert organist and organ teacher and with many CD and DVD recordings to his name.
    • Jeremiah Stephenson, assistant director of music at All Saints' Church, Margaret Street, London W1 - a young professional already in demand as a teacher and player
    • Simon Williams, Director for RCO East, South and South West and Organist & Director of Music at St George’s Church, Hanover Square in London’s West End.


    About TOSE-in-a-Day Teenage organists who are coming on or considering The Organ Student Experience (TOSE) course in Cambridge in July will find this an excellent preparatory day, whilst those…Read more

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    24 Mar

    Henry Wood Hall, Trinity Church Square, London, UK

    24 March 2019

    10:30 am To 7:00 pm

    +44 (0)20 7820 9994

    • David Syrus, Artistic Director
    • Angela Simkin, soprano
    • Sam Sakker, tenor


    David Syrus worked with The Rehearsal Orchestra on our annual Wagner weekend for several years and we’re delighted to welcome him back, this time for Mahler, with…Read more

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    09 Apr

    St. John the Evangelist's Church, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 8RN, UK

    9 April 2019 To 11 April 2019

    9:30 am To 3:30 pm

    +44 (0)7956 614530

    'Unsung Heroes' courses are directed by Catherine Black.

    Catherine studied at the Royal College of Music in London where her cello teachers were Christopher Bunting and Eileen Croxford. She graduated in 1983 with a GRSM and an ARCM Teachers Diploma.

    In 2013 Catherine co-founded the Baroque & Roll String Orchestra with the wonderful violinist, Julia Bishop of Red Priest.

    Catherine taught for many years on behalf of the Centre for Young Musicians in London and is a deputy at the junior departments of Trinity College of Music and the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London. She was an associate lecturer at Chichester University in 2014 and 2015.

    Catherine worked as cello coach for the adult learners string orchestra Strings at St Martins, The Chamber Orchestra at Conway Hall and Battersea Young Strings.

    East of England

    Join us to play and study some of the most sublime & emotionally powerful Passiontide choral music from the Renaissance and Baroque eras.Read more

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    19 May

    Henry Wood Hall, Trinity Church Square, London, UK

    19 May 2019

    10:30 am To 7:00 pm

    +44 (0)20 7820 9994

    Conductor: Levon Parikian


    Levon Parikian completes The Rehearsal Orchestra’s current series with a day on Strauss’s modestly titled autobiographical tone poem, Ein Heldenleben (A Hero’s Life).Read more

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    29 Jun

    Amnesty International, 25 New Inn Yard, London, EC2A 3EA

    29 June 2019

    9:30 am To 4:00 pm

    +44 (0)20 7729 7220


    Cassie Kinoshi is an award-winning composer, music educator and band leader of the Seed Ensemble. She plays with Nerija and Kokoroko.

    Pete Yelding is a cellist, sitarist and academic who has written extensively on colonialism and music place-making.


    This exciting session will take a multidisciplinary approach using music, interactive activities and frameworks to provide an open environment where we can collectively move towards a proactive,…Read more

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    08 Jul

    4 New Street, Oundle, Northamptonshire PE8 4ED, United Kingdom

    8 July 2019 To 14 July 2019

    +44 (0)183 227 4919


    • Ann Elise Smoot
    • Martin Baker
    • Jeremy Filsell
    • David Goode
    • Ronny Krippner
    • James McVinnie 
    • Anne Page
    • Richard Pinel


    East Midlands

    Oundle for Organists’ Summer School is an inspirational course for young organists during the Oundle International Festival.Read more

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    15 Jul

    Wells Cathedral School, The Liberty, Wells, UK

    15 July 2019 To 27 July 2019

    +44 (0)7886 355952

    Teaching faculty

    • Olena Shvetsova: Director & Piano
    • Richard May: Artistic Director & Cello
    • Vadim Gladkov: Piano
    • Oleg Marshev: Piano
    • Noriko Ogawa: Piano
    • John Byrne: Piano
    • Jeffrey Sharkey: Piano/Composition
    • Georgy Vasilenko: Violin/Conductor
    • Joshua Fisher: Violin
    • Andrea Gajic: Violin
    • Marianna Vasileva: Violin
    • Mariam Rustschi: Violin/Viola
    • Alison Wells: Cello
    • Ben Davies: Cello
    • Gary Ryan: Classical Guitar
    • Andrew Kidd: Voice
    • Halyna Ovchaernko: Composition/Theory
    • Matthew Bale: Choir Conductor & Piano
    • Lydia Scadding: Accompanist
    • Aaron Burrows: Accompanist

    South-West England

    Welcome to Encore Music Projects 6th International Summer School Following on from the hugely successful courses in previous years, we are delighted that our summer school will…Read more

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