Write a composition for strings in a week, culminating in rehearsals and a performance with students from String Summer School. Good music theory knowledge (grade 5 or higher) needed. Tutor: Trish Shaw.
Dalcroze is a powerful route to developing deeper musicality and creative expression through whole body movement. This approach offers musicians of any age or stage a way to enhance and enrich their skills. Tutor: Mary Price-O'Connor.
Enhance your aural awareness of the mechanics of music and improve your recognition of, and response to, music in practice. Sing intervals, scales and harmonies on this practical course. Tutor: Della Rhodes.
Develop your understanding of musical language by learning rhythm and melody in compound time, phrase structure and anacrusis (upbeat/pickup), transposing between clefs, major and minor keys up to four sharps/flats. Tutor: Edward Breen.
Learn the principles of diatonic harmony, including chord progression, and how to make sense of piano and other instrumental scores. For musicians at Grade 5 theory (or equivalent) standard or higher. Tutor: Mayda Narvey.
Develop your skills in reading and interpreting musical scores to enhance your appreciation and understanding. Suitable for those with knowledge of music theory at Grade 5 standard or higher. Tutor: Mayda Narvey.