SUMMER MUSIC COURSE - 17th - 20th August
AFFORDABLE, exciting, educational and fun non-residential music course, for ALL WOODWIND, BRASS and PERCUSSION players. Any age any level.at The Wooldale Centre for Learning, Wooldale Road, NN4 6TP (Caroline Chisholm School) Just off M1 Jn15 25% reduction for BASBWE members if you apply before 30th June STEVE WATERMAN, internationally known Jazz Trumpeter, will talk about Geneva Trumpets and give a masterclass on Richard Rodney Bennett's Elegy for Miles Davis.DR TIMOTHY REYNISH, founder of BASBWE & WASBE, international educator, conductor and President of NOW, and commissioner of 100's of great Wind Band works, will be the conductor of the Summer Course Advanced Wind Orchestra.
DR MARTIN ELLERBY, composer of many famous works for wind orchestra and internationally famous, is writing 2 works for the NOW Course.
BEN PALMER, well known and highly respected London-based orchestral conductor, will share conducting the Intermediate and Beginner Wind Orchestras with Andrew
ANDREW BASSEY, NOW Musical Director, professional bassoonist and conductor, is the course administrator and will share the conducting with Ben.
Why not join us in our very first Summer Music Course run by Northamptonshire Orchestral Winds (NOW)? With some of the very best musicians in the Wind Band world coaching, conducting and giving master classes, it is expected to be a wonderful, uplifting and inspiring four days of music making.
On the course there will be 3 wind orchestras & 12 rehearsals in 4 days
- Beginner Winds (grade 1 - 3)
- Intermediate Winds (grade 4 - 6)
- Advanced Winds (grade 7 professional)
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The course will also include:-
- 2 New commissions
- Massed Band
- Trumpet Workshop
- Trumpet Masterclass
- 2 Ensemble Training Masterclasses
- Workshop on Stravinsky Symphonies of Winds
- BBQ (+ entertainer)
- Course Gala Concert