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Oxford Cello School 2019

July 21 @ 9:00 pm - August 3 @ 5:00 pm BST

Oxford Cello School

About the course

The Oxford Cello School (OCS) is an international cello and double bass summer school founded in 1980 by Marianne Gottfeldt to provide a unique opportunity for cellists and bassists to focus on their instrument and receive the very best tuition in an intensive environment.

This remains our philosophy. Our dedicated and enthusiastic staff, as well as other course members, provide inspiration and encouragement which stimulates students to develop previously unexploited potential.

Since its establishment the OCS has been proud to welcome students of all ages, backgrounds, nationalities and abilities. Our orchestras take advantage of the cello’s unrivalled versatility and have performed a vast repertoire of works from all musical eras including pieces from eminent modern composers commissioned by the OCS.

We take the task of helping players to improve very seriously and our excellent staff/student relationship creates the ideal relaxed atmosphere in which to achieve fantastic results. Flexibility is always a priority and we consider the individual needs of each and every student to be of paramount importance.

We look forward to working with you to make a year’s progress in a week!


Courses

Performance courses

  • Performance (27 July – 3 August)
  • Performance Plus (24 July – 3 August)

Advanced courses

  • Advanced (27 July – 3 August)
  • Advanced Plus (24 July – 3 August)

Intermediate courses

  • Intermediate (27 July – 3 August)
  • Intermediate Plus (24 July – 3 August)

Junior course (24-28 July)

Exam booster course (29 July – 2 August)

Adult diploma course (21-28 July)

Adult advanced course (21-28 July)

Adult improvers courses

  • Adult improvers (21-25 July)
  • Adult improvers Plus (21-28 July)

Double-bass teaching for cello teachers course (25-26 July)


Honorary President: Leonid Gorokhov
Patrons: Alexander Baillie, Philip Sheppard, David Strange, Raphael Wallfisch
Directors: Stephen Gottfeldt, Samantha Morgan

Faculty

Visiting professors 2019

  • Sung Won Yang
  • Catherine Ardagh-Walter
  • Pierre Doumenge

Teaching staff 2019

  • Kwêsi Edman
  • Paul Cox
  • Elizabeth Parkin
  • Erin James
  • Elizabeth Harré
  • Claire Babington
  • Matthew Forbes
  • Katy Cox
  • David Kadumukasa
  • Tim Smedley
  • Helen Downham
  • Chris Doggett
  • Peteris Sokolovskis
  • Hannah Monkhouse
  • Arthur Boutillier
  • Lawrence Durkin
  • Tristan Horne
  • Sergio Serra
  • Mike Nowland

Registration and fees

To register online, please visit the Oxford Cello School website.

Details

Start:
July 21 @ 9:00 pm
End:
August 3 @ 5:00 pm
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Website:
http://oxfordcelloschool.org

Organiser

Oxford Cello School
Phone:
+44 (0)7912 217374
Email:
mail@oxfordcelloschool.org
Website:
http://oxfordcelloschool.org