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Summer schools, workshops or festivals

Villa Lobos Workshop

From Sunday 7th October 2018 at 2:00pm
To Sunday 7th October 2018 at 6:00pm
Great Dunmow Essex
ST MARY`S ROOM, Church Street, Great Dunmow CM6 2AD
£15:00, £10:00 observer.
o delve further into the music and life of the composer. In a friendly but informative afternoon players are invited to perform a work of Villa-Lobos to receive feedback on interpretation and technical matters from Tino, Vitor and myself. The afternoon is open to anyone wishing to find out more about the man and his music so listeners are very welcome to attend too. The WORKSHOP will take place at ST MARY`S ROOM, CHURCH STREET, GREAT DUNMOW CM6 2AD. Each player will receive 30 minutes (6 slots available) of expert tuition and will need to be comfortable to play in front of an audience. All places (players and observers) need to be booked in advance through me. Prices are £15 for players and £10 for observers. Refreshments will be available during the afternoon - there is even a very nice pub next door for lunch before the workshop starts! For any information about the events please contact me through my website or this email address or on my mobile .
www.iankelleher-guitar.co.uk - 07871053301
Great Dunmow Guitar Club

Playday Workshop

From Saturday 27th October 2018 at 10:00am
To Saturday 27th October 2018 at 4:00pm
Stourbridge
Friends Meeting House, 1 Scott's Road, Stourbridge DY8 1UR
Spend the day immersed in music, with like minded people; music adapted to your specific level, all abilities and instruments welcome. Contact me for more info.
daniellesaxonreeves@yahoo.co.uk

Big Guitar Weekend Course

From Friday 2nd November 2018 at 10:00am
To Sunday 4th November 2018 at 4:00pm
Glasgow
RCS, 100 Renfrew Street, Glasgow G2 3DB
See Website over 3 days. https://www.rcs.ac.uk/box-office/?from=2018-11-02#box-office-toolbar

Guitar Ensemble Weekend

From Friday 2nd November 2018 at 6:00pm
To Sunday 4th November 2018 at 2:00pm
Rednal
Hillscourt Conference Centre, Rose Hill, Rednal B45 8RS
£265, £210(shared) (approx. final TBA)
Conductor for the weekend is Raymond Burley Full board - Music for the weekend will be sent out 4 weeks before the course starts Concert on Saturday Evening. An optional Thursday B&B will be available. Instalments welcome.
raymond3325@gmail.com

Máximo Pujol in Festival

From Wednesday 7th November 2018 at 7:00pm
To Saturday 10th November 2018 at 5:00pm
Cambridge
St Paul's Centre, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 1JP
The talk on History of Tango is Saturday 10 November, at 3pm. The dates / times for the master classes are: Wednesday, 7 November, 7pm-10pm Friday, 9 November, 2pm-5pm Friday, 9 November, 7pm-10pm Please fill out the form if you would like to participate in the master class: https://goo.gl/forms/8E8YqQuZDNuIag7I2
Mike Lloyd: pujolcambridge@gmail.com

Stoke Newington Guitar Festival

From Saturday 17th November 2018 at 3:00pm
To Sunday 18th November 2018 at 10:00pm
Stoke Newington
The Old Church, Stoke Newington Church Street, Stoke Newington N16 9ES

Jackdaws Winter Guitar Ensemble

From Thursday 31st January 2019 at 6:30pm
To Sunday 3rd February 2019 at 4:00pm
Frome Somerset
Jackdaws Music Education Trust, Great Elm, g, Frome BA11 3NY
£70 deposit. Total £315
The Course Fee is inclusive of all meals, refreshments and tuition at Jackdaws, except Breakfast which is included in the separate B&B fee. The balance payments for fees are due 3 weeks before the course start date, as indicated on your deposit receipt. Balance payments can be made in the following ways; - By card, phone 01373 812383 - By cheque - By bank transfer (BACS info sent out on request) B&B Accommodation Fees are payable in addition to the Course Fee. Jackdaws will take care of booking your accommodation; B&B rooms will be allocated a few weeks before the course starts, and we will send you details of where you are staying. B&B rates start at £39 per night (single room, shared bathroom) and from £49 (en suite, subject to availability) including booking fee.

Guitar Orchestral Weekend

From Friday 15th February 2019 at 6:00pm
To Sunday 17th February 2019 at 2:00pm
Ilminster
Dillington House, Ilminster TA19 9DT
£220 - £328- £384
A unique musical experience for classical guitarists of all ages and of varying abilities (but not complete beginners). The emphasis is on participation, with students working in a non-competitive and supportive environment. Parts of the orchestra range in difficulty from elementary (Grade 2) to advanced (Grade 8) and are allocated in accordance with each students’ playing standard. The music required for the course will be made available one month before, to allow for some advance preparation.

Classical Guitar Weekend

From Friday 5th April 2019 at 10:00am
To Sunday 7th April 2019 at 4:00pm
West Dean
West Dean College, West Dean PO180QZ
Now Booking. Keep an eye out. Contact Andrew for further information
http://www.classicalguitar.org.uk/

Classical Guitar Weekend

From Friday 5th April 2019 at 4:00pm
To Sunday 7th April 2019 at 3:30pm
West Dean West Sussex
West Dean College, A286, West Dean PO18 0QZ
£254
For classical guitarists (grade 2-5) who wish to experience the enjoyment of playing in an ensemble, develop your technique and learn by performing solo music in repertoire classes. Some aspects of the weekend's study will be shared with the concurrent advanced course.

Classical Guitar weekend with Amanda Cook

From Friday 5th April 2019 at 4:00pm
To Sunday 7th April 2019 at 3:30pm
West Dean West Sussex
West Dean College, A286, West Dean PO18 0QZ
Course Full but can join waiting list

Jackdaws Summer Guitar Ensemble

From Thursday 11th July 2019 at 10:00am
To Sunday 14th July 2019 at 4:00pm
Frome Somerset
Jackdaws Music Education Trust, Great Elm, Great Elm, Frome BA11 3NY
£70 deposit £315 total
The Course Fee is inclusive of all meals, refreshments and tuition at Jackdaws, except Breakfast which is included in the separate B&B fee. The balance payments for fees are due 3 weeks before the course start date, as indicated on your deposit receipt. Balance payments can be made in the following ways; - By card, phone 01373 812383 - By cheque - By bank transfer (BACS info sent out on request) B&B Accommodation Fees are payable in addition to the Course Fee. Jackdaws will take care of booking your accommodation; B&B rooms will be allocated a few weeks before the course starts, and we will send you details of where you are staying. B&B rates start at £39 per night (single room, shared bathroom) and from £49 (en suite, subject to availability) including booking fee.

Classical Minds Guitar Festival

From Friday 25th October 2019 at 3:00pm
To Sunday 27th October 2019 at 6:00pm
Foxton
Foxton Village Hall, Hardman Road, Cambridgeshire, Foxton CB22 6RN
£150 (without master class)/£165 (with master class)
2018 marked the 14th Anniversary of this 6-day educational event held every June in Texas for those who play or appreciate classical guitar. Renowned concert artists and educators came from throughout the world to teach, coach and perform in concerts and recitals. CM took place in Houston, Texas for 14 years and is now moving to England! Our first UK "Classical Minds" will take place in the village of Foxton at Foxton Village Hall, just outside of Cambridge. The festival is open to all ages from middle school through college and graduate school plus adults who study privately or just enjoy playing. CM offers private lessons, master classes, guitar orchestra, technique classes, guitar classes, workshops, and a solo, small ensemble & guitar orchestra recital on the last day. This year's faculty includes Daniela Rossi, Valerie Hartzell, and CM Festival Assistant, Mathew James. Hartzell & Rossi will perform a concert on the evening of the 26th.
classicalmindsfestival@gmail.com
For further information on the FGS, please email Ray Butcher.

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