Oxford Flute Summer School

2019-08-18

2019-08-23

Radley College, Radley, near Oxford, United Kingdom

+44 (0)118 950 7865, +44 (0)7745 377643

http://oxford-flutes.co.uk

South-East England

Oxford Players – Tuition & Full Board -£870
Oxford Players – Tuition, lunch and supper -£675
Oxford Performers – Tuition & Full Board -£870
Oxford Performers – Tuition,lunch and supper -£675
Oxford Masterclass – Tuition & Full Board – £870
Oxford Masterclass – Tuition, lunch and supper -£675


Would you be unable to attend the course without financial help?

Two bursaries are available for students, including those who are still at school, who can clearly demonstrate that they have significant musical potential and that they would genuinely be unable to attend the course without help with the fees.For more information, and an application form, see the Bursary Fund website.

If you are a young flute player and your family lacks the means to pay why not apply for a bursary in 2019? 

Click here to visit the Bursary Fund website.

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Please visit the registration page in order to secure your place.

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Principal tutors: Robert Winn, Kate Hill, Robert Manasse, Janet Way, Katie Alcock, Carrie Hensel, Thies Roorda.

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Event Description

Oxford Flute Summer School continues to offer flute players of all ages and abilities a wonderful week of playing, learning and making friends.

Oxford Flute Summer School offers three distinct options for different levels of players, but with many shared experiences and an emphasis on active participation.

There are classes for everyone; for instance preparation for college auditions and competitions, 18th century performance style, extended techniques for beginners, performance and platform presentation skills.  Other activities are more specific to each option. Students on the Oxford Players and Oxford Performers options are encouraged to attend and listen to all classes including Oxford Masterclass option.


Oxford Players

Students on the Oxford Players  and Oxford Performers options are encouraged to attend and listen to all classes including Oxford Masterclass option.

Included are:

  • an individualised timetable for each student
  • two private flute lessons
  • one private piano session
  • one group lesson
  • daily tutored ensembles
  • daily technique classes
  • daily flute choir
  • concerts and masterclasses

This course is for:

  • players who want to develop their skills
  • enthusiasts who enjoy group playing
  • suggested standard, grade 5 to grade 8 and beyond

Why choose this course?

  • because it has a high level of participation
  • because it focuses on group playing and supportive learning

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Oxford Performers

The Oxford Performers course contains all the modules of the Oxford Players course and provides additional performance opportunities.

Oxford Performers aims to challenge more experienced flautists with a focus on performance, auditions, exams or improving teaching skills. Choosing this option enables students to prepare with confidence for the next step in the development of their musical career.

Included are:

  • all elements of the Oxford Players Course, and in addition
  • a masterclass performance
  • a concert performance

This course is for:

  • students auditioning for music colleges
  • teachers updating their performance skills
  • players preparing for Diploma exams
  • suggested standard above grade 8

Choose this course if you’re looking for a challenge and for performing experience.

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Oxford Masterclass

Intended for conservatoire students, postgraduates and professional players, the course offers guidance on the way to achieve the next level in your performance. There will be classes on a practical approach to professional auditions and on building a successful career.

Included are:

  • working with Robert Winn and other internationally acclaimed teachers
  • between 6 and 8 hours of intensive study daily
  • masterclass performances
  • a concert performance

This course is for:

  • advanced players of conservatoire level
  • postgraduate students
  • young professional players

Choose this option for active participation in all classes, a class size limited to 15 players and because the week of intensive study prepares you for your next steps in your career.

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Organizers

Janet Way & Katie Alcock

Oxford Flute Summer School, 12 Jesse Terrace, Reading RG1 7RT

http://oxford-flutes.co.uk

About the organiser

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  • Nearest underground station: Borough (Northern line) or Elephant & Castle (Bakerloo line.)
  • There is free parking in Trinity Church Square at weekends after 1.30 pm on Saturday.

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  • 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
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Following on from the hugely successful courses in previous years, we are delighted that our summer school will again take place in the beautiful and historic setting of Wells Cathedral Specialist Music School, internationally renowned for attracting many of the most gifted young musicians from around the world to study at the school.

  • We invite students, children and young adults, from all around the world to come and develop their musical talents in a safe and stimulating environment, creating music and friendships.
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About the Summer School

Encore Music Projects International Summer School was founded in 2013 by pianist Olena Shvetsova and her cellist husband Richard May to create a summer programme in the exclusive setting of a UK Specialist Music School.

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