Designed for adult players of at least a confident Grade 3 standard, this course, tutored by the renowned pedagogue Sebastian Müller, assembles a group of violinists, viola players and cellists together as a string orchestra, with parts designed to be challenging to just the right degree. Please note that we cannot accept absolute beginners.

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Resident: £280 Non-Resident: £205 Code: 19/270

What previous participants say (2018): 

Suitable for grade 3-4 at least Knowledge of third and fourth position helpful A friendly supportive environment with exciting music.

A fantastic course that helps you to become more confident in ensemble playing.

A extremely well led and well taught string orchestra course with happy and supportive colleagues, in an excellent and comfortable venue.

Ideal for anyone learning to play the violin late in life , providing a good opportunity to play along with a group of string players who are not at the stage of being able to join an orchestra.

A fantastic opportunity to play in a large group and to benefit from very skilled teaching of technique as applied to the pieces played, The 'technique' is taught 'en passant' and doesn't get boring at any time!

Challenging, hard work, rewarding, great fun, good company, good food and my playing comes on leaps and bounds as I do c. a terms work in 2 days!

A challenging but fun experience, with a great atmosphere and lovely music- a lovely way to learn.

A good way to improve orchestral playing skills when you are able push yourself to the amount you feel you can or want to in a fully supportive setting.

Learn so much in a short space of time but thoroughly enjoyable.

A fun and friendly ensemble course with challenging repertoire at a comfortable level.

Worth every penny- an inspiring experience.