1/2 June 2019
SINGING STRINGS SUZUKI WORKSHOP
Bisham CofE Academy, Marlow SL7 1RW
Come and join us for another fantastic Suzuki weekend workshop, open to all Suzuki violinists and this year, we are delighted to welcome viola players too. Includes Suzuki groups, tonalization classes, improvisation, choir and a samba band. There will be a Playtogether at the start and a concert at the end.
Contact: course director Helen Styles firstname.lastname@example.org
9 to 13 July 2019
CHAMBER MUSIC COURSE
Holland Park, London W11
Join us for a week of beautiful chamber music on this course tailored perfectly to the students involved. There are 20 places for students of Suzuki Book 5 / ABRSM Grade 5 and above (piano, violin, viola, cello). Everyone plays a movement from a string quartet or piano trio (or other work for their instrument), and there are also musicianship and singing classes. There will be a concert on Saturday 13 July, 11am-12.30.
Contact: Jillian Leddra: email@example.com or visit: bayswatersuzukigroup.com
29 July to 2 August 2019
VIVACE SUZUKI SUMMER SCHOOL
Kingsdale Foundation School, Alleyn Park, Dulwich, London SE21 8SQ
A week-long workshop for Suzuki Violin, Viola and Cello students. Daily Schedule of Individual lessons, Group lessons, Music Mind Games, Musicianship lessons, Orchestra and/or Chamber ensembles session (Book 2+), with Solo and group concerts for everyone.
Directors: Clare Raybould & Michiko Takahashi
For more information and to apply, go to https://vivacesuzuki.wixsite.com/vivacesuzuki
29 July to 3 August 2019
THE SUMMER EXTRAVAGANZA
Capital City Academy, Doyle Gardens, London NW10 3ST
Play the music, paint the sets, sing, dance and act: the Summer Extravaganza is back! This year we will be putting on The Jungle Book from scratch in a week, with a performance at 11am on Saturday 3 August. There are 30 places in total (ages 8-18).
Contact: course administrator Helen Hugh-Jones: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit: www.thesummerextravaganza.co.uk
31 July to 4 August 2019
GREAT MALVERN SUZUKI FLUTE AND RECORDER SUMMER SCHOOL
Malvern St James School
Residential workshop for flutes and recorders of all levels. Masterclasses, repertoire classes, group lessons and concerts. Welcoming Suzuki Flute and Suzuki Recorder teachers and students from across the UK and around the world.
All information and updates available at: http://uksuzukisummerschool.blogspot.com/
10 to 15 August 2019
CELLOFEST INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL
The Royal Hospital School, Holbrook, Nr Ipswich, IP9 2RX
Exciting residential course for cellists and their families.
Highlights include: an exceptional international faculty, masterclasses and chamber music for advanced students, solo recitals, and a staged production involving every child.
Professional development and ESA training for teachers also available.
Visit our website for more information: www.cellofest.co.uk
Contact: Tessa Oakley: email@example.com or Rachel Drayson: firstname.lastname@example.org
11 to 14 August 2019
TEMPLE DINSLEY SUMMER SCHOOL
Princess Helena College, Hitchin, Herts
A Suzuki course with residential, camping and non-residential options.
Open to all Violin, Viola, Cello and Piano Suzuki Families.
An Inspiring Course with daily Individual Lessons, Suzuki Groups, Orchestra, Choir, Improvisation, Musicianship, Concerts, an Art room, and a glorious outdoor Swimming pool.
Further information and application form: www.templedinsley.com
12 to 16 August 2019
ASCOT SUZUKI STRING COURSE
LVS Ascot, London Road, Ascot SL5 8DR
Our residential Suzuki string course has been running for many years and provides a fantastic opportunity for young string players to come together, work and play hard, for a really immersive week of music-making, meeting other young musicians, playing and having fun. After successful courses first in Riddlesworth, then Culford, this year the course is being held at LVS Ascot School which has superb contemporary facilities in extensive grounds.
We will have a wonderful faculty of teachers from home and abroad, providing teaching, chamber music and other music activities. The course is suitable for Suzuki violinists of all ages and slightly older cellists (around 10+).
Faculty includes Wim Meuris, Belgium; Sarah Nolan, Sussex; Mary Sandbrook, London; Sue Thomas, Surrey; Helen Styles, Berkshire and Elizabeth Peploe, Scotland.
Contact Mary Sandbrook: email@example.com
14 to 17 August 2019
MIDLANDS SUZUKI INTERNATIONAL SUMMER WORKSHOP (MSISW)
The mac, Birmingham
Non-residential workshop for Suzuki Violin, Viola and Suzuki Early Childhood Education families. A fantastic four day workshop of group lessons, masterclasses and concerts led by an inspiring international faculty.
Applications close 30 April 2019
18 to 25 August 2019
LSG INTERNATIONAL SUMMER SCHOOL
Bryanston School, Blandford, Dorset DT11 0PX
We invite the families of all Suzuki string and piano students (from Pre-Twinkle to Beyond the Books) to an exciting and dynamic week of making music, friends and memories.
The week will include Masterclasses, Orchestras, Chamber Music, Improv for Strings & Piano, Body Percussions (new for 2019), Dalcroze, Concerts, Parent Choir & Orchestra, Playtogethers and access to all the wonderful facilities Bryanston has to offer, including tennis courts and a recently refurbished indoor swimming Pool.
More information and application forms may be found online here: http://www.lsginternationalsummerschool.co.uk/
Early application is recommended as places fill fast.
20 to 24 August 2019
SUZUKI FLUTES & GUITARS BY THE SEA
Oostduinkerke, Flanders, Belgium
Suzuki Flutes & Guitars by the Sea 2019, Oostduinkerke, Belgium is now open for applications.
Flute Faculty: Diana Dickerson (UK), Machteld Van Geenhoven (B), Gerda Thorn (NL), Delphine Dewald (B)Guitar Faculty: Carmelo Sena Garcia (Spain), Eveline Vaernewyck (B)Flute Teacher Training: Karen Lavie (NL)
In recent years we have welcomed students and teachers from Belgium, Holland, Germany, Finland, Sweden, France & USA. We do hope we have some international friends who join us again this year. We also offer Teacher Training in flute and Early Bird pricing is available.
All our latest news, and the brochure and application forms, can be found at Suzuki Fluit Vlaanderen and Facebook
BSI NATIONAL GRADUATION CONCERTS
29 September 2019
EDINBURGH ACADEMY, HENDERSON ROW
6 October 2019
13 October 2019
DEWSBURY TOWN HALL
This year’s graduates perform piano solos and group performances of their current graduation pieces, with some solo string and woodwind performances. Exact concert and rehearsal timings to follow.
Contact: BSI office 0203 176 4170 firstname.lastname@example.org