Welcome to Woodhouse Recorder Courses 2014!
We are delighted to announce details of courses for 2014. Whether you are a keen player aged up to 18 looking for a chance to meet other recorder friends, an accomplished amateur player or an aspiring young professional, we hope you will find a course to inspire and stimulate you this summer. Our tutors are all professional performers and experienced teachers who are committed to passing on knowledge and skills to the next generation.
Woodhouse Junior Day – 29th July 2014, 9.30 – 4.30pm
St John’s Centre, Merrow, Guildford GU4 7AA
Tutors to include: Annabel Knight (Guildford Recorder Ensembles, Birmingham Conservatoire), Rebecca Austen-Brown (Junior RCM) and Amy Whittlesea (Wells Cathedral School)
Ages 18 and under, small groups at all levels, from beginner to Grade 8
Cost: £45 (£30 for beginner and Level 1)
Advanced Open Course – Thursday 31st July – Sunday 3rd August 2014.
Okewood Hill, Dorking, Surrey
Tutors: Annabel Knight (recorders) with Robin Bigwood (keyboard); with guest tutor Dan Laurin (31st July and 1st August).
Suitable for advanced players of approximately Grade 8+. Minimum age 16; no upper age limit
Cost: £390 (full course); single day rates from £99 including meals
If you are too busy to attend the whole course, why not come along just for a day? More details
Discounts are available for students in full time education and for pre-formed ensembles who wish to study together. Accommodation is in local B&Bs at own cost, or camping on site for free. Breakfast and lunch included, and some evening meals.
Both the Junior Day and Advanced Course are open for booking! Use the Enrolment links at the top of this page, or just below, to enrol on-line or by post. More details are given on each enrolment page.
We have been running courses for enthusiastic recorder players of all ages since 2004. Our week-long summer courses for advanced 16-24 year olds have inspired a new generation of players, offering a range of masterclasses, professional concerts and unique opportunities and activities.