Alphabetical UK summer school listings


A

100 Little Hands Symphony Orchestra (2016 dates tba)
Aberystwyth MusicFest Summer School (2016 dates tba)
Abingdon Summer School for Solo Singers (2016 dates tba)
Academy of Contemporary Music Summer School (8–12 August 2016; blues, funk, rock performance, music production)
AIMS International Music School (21–28 August 2016; voice, piano accompanists)
Allcomers Music Strings Summer School (7–13 August 2016; strings, voice, ensembles, composition)
Amadeus Academy (17–23 July 2016; orchestral)
Association of British Choral Directors Annual Convention (26–28 August 2016; choral, conducting)
Association of Teachers of Singing Summer Conference 2016 (22–24 July 2016; voice)
Association of Teachers of Singing Autumn Conference 2016 (30 October 2016; voice)
Association of Teachers of Singing Summer Conference 2017 (21–23 July 2017; voice)

B

Basically Quartets (9–14 August 2016 & 16–21 August 2016; chamber music)
BIMM (British & Irish Modern Music Institute) Summer Schools (2016 dates tba)
Brass Band Summer School (2016 dates tba)
British Association of Barbershop Singers Harmony College (26–28 August 2016; choral)
British Kodály Academy Summer School (2016 dates tba)
British Suzuki Institute Gala Week (March 2016)

C

Chetham's International Summer School for Pianists (17-29 August 2017)

D

Dalcroze International Summer School (31 July – 6 August 2016)
Dartington International Summer School Week 1 (30 July – 6 August 2016; Early and Middle Eastern Music, Improvisation, Poetry and Fairy Tales)
Dartington International Summer School Week 2 (6–13 August 2016; Baroque Orchestra, Baroque Opera, Folk Music and Creative Writing)
Dartington International Summer School Week 3 (13–20 August 2016; Conducting and Orchestral Music, Opera, Music Theatre and Brazilian Music)
Dartington International Summer School Week 4 (20–27 August 2016; Carmen and Composition, Film and Multimedia, Gospel and Jazz)
Dillington House courses (various dates and courses)

E

East London Late Starters Orchestra Music Summer School for Strings (2016 dates tba)
English Brass Academy courses (UK course 15–19 August 2016; brass, percussion, clarinet, saxophone)
English Camerata International Chamber Music Summer School (14–19 July 2016; piano & harpsichord, strings, woodwind, brass)
English Choral Experience Week (24–30 July 2016)
English Symphony Orchestra Youth Courses (2016 dates tba)
Eton Choral Courses: Course 1 (Eton; 5–12 July 2016; choral)
Eton Choral Courses: Course 2 (Eton; 14–22 July 2016; choral)
Eton Choral Courses: Course 3 (Durham; 29 July – 6 August 2016; choral)
Eton Choral Courses: Course 4 (tbc; 7–15 August 2016; choral)
Eton Choral Courses: Course 5 (Oxford; 23–31 August 2016; choral, organ)
Eton Choral Courses: Course 6 (Cambridge; 23–31 August 2016; choral, organ)
European String Teachers Association Summer School (2016 dates tba)

F

Fantasia Music School Summer Courses (various dates, August 2016)
Flutes en Vacances (various dates, June–August 2016)
Folkworks Summer Schools – Sage Gateshead (2016 dates tba)

G

Gloucester Academy of Music Holiday Music Courses (various dates and courses, April 2016 and July–August 2016)
Grand Union Orchestra Summer School (1–4 August 2016, Oundle School, Peterborough; world music and jazz)
Guildford School of Acting Musical Theatre Summer School (25 July – 6 August 2016)
Guildhall School of Music and Drama Music Summer Schools (2016 dates tba)

H

Harrogate Clarinet Summer School (2016 dates tba)
Harrogate Saxophone Summer School (2016 dates tba)
Hawkwood College Summer Schools and Courses (various dates and courses)
HF Holidays Music, Theatre & Festivals (various dates and courses)
Higham Hall Study Breaks in the Lakes (2016 dates tba)
Hindhead Music Centre Summer Courses (various dates and courses)
Holiday Music Courses (31 March – 3 April and 18–21 August 2016; piano, chamber music)

I

Incorporated Association of Organists Annual Congress (24–29 July; organ)
Ingenium Academy Summer School (17 July – 4 August 2016, Winchester; piano, saxophone, orchestra, chamber music, voice)
Institute of Contemporary Music Performance Summer Schools (1–5 August 2016; guitar, bass, drums, vocals, songwriting)
International Britten Music Course (19–24 July; voice, choral)
International Guitar Foundation Residential Summer School and Festival (2016 dates tba)
International Society for Music Education 32nd World Conference (24–29 July 2016, Glasgow; professional development, networking)

J

Jackdaws Music Education Trust (comprehensive range of courses throughout the year)
Jazz Academy (29 March – 1 April, 14–20 August 2016)
Jersey International Masterclasses (2016 dates tba)

K

Kent Music Summer School (14 July – 1 August 2016; wind band, commercial music, orchestra, strings, musical theatre, jazz,voice, songwriting, recorders)
Knuston Hall (July & August, various courses including ukulele)
KZR Music – The Rock Sessions (2016 dates tba)

L

Lake District Summer Music International Academy (1–12 August 2016; strings, piano trios, piano quartets)
Language and Music for Life XX International Summer Music Course (7–13 July and 14–26 July; instrumental, voice, conducting, composition)
LCCM Summer Music Course – Creative Music Making [Studio Recording & Production] (11 July-19 August 2016)
LCCM Summer Music Course – Creative Music Making [Pop & R'n'B] (11-15 July 2016)
LCCM Summer Music Course – Creative Music Making [Blues & Rock] (18-22 July 2016)
LCCM Summer Music Course – Creative Music Making [Indie & Alternative Rock] (1-5 August 2016)
LCCM Summer Music Course – Creative Music Making [Jazz Week] (8-12 August 2016)
LCCM Summer Music Course – Creative Music Making [Teen Week / Modern Rock & Pop] (15-19 August 2016)
Leeds College of Music Summer Schools (6 June 2016; songwriting. Other dates and courses tba)
London Conducting Workshop (31 July – 5 August 2016; orchestral conducting)

M

MEhr Clef Jazz Summer Schools (2016 dates tba)
Middle Eastern Music and Dance Festival
Milton Abbey International Music Festival Summer School (24–31 July 2016; choral, musicianship)
Morland Choristers Camp (31 July – 7 August 2016; choral)
Music4People Summer School of Music (6–13 August 2016)
Music Makers Summer Music Courses (18–22 July, 1–5 August, 15–19 August and 22–26 August; various courses)
Music Matters Choral Weekend (25–26 June 2016)
Musicale Holidays (25–29 July, 1–5 August, 8–12 August and 15–19 August; instrumental)
MusicWorks Summer Courses (12–19 July and 22–29 August 2016; strings, piano)

N

National Chamber Music Course (7–13 August 2016)
National Children's Orchestras of Great Britain courses (27 March– 2 April, 1–9 April, 2–10 April, 22–30 July, 24–31 July, 5–13 August and 13–20 August 2016)
National Youth Choir of Scotland Summer School (2016 dates tba)
National Youth Music Camps (2016 dates tba)
National Youth String Orchestra Seniors and Intermediate courses (Seniors: 29 March – 3 April and 21–30 July 2016; Intermediate: 29 March – 3 April and 22–27 July 2016)
Nelly Ben-Or Piano and Alexander Technique courses (3–8 January and 20–25 July 2016)
NLMS Chamber Music Course (8–10 April 2016; strings)
NLMS Music Summer School (2016 dates tba)
NORVIS Early Music Summer School (30 July – 6 August 2016)

O

OperaCoast 2016 (22–24 July 2016)
Orff UK International Summer School (2016 dates tba)
Orkney Composers' and Conductors' Courses (2016 dates tba)
Oundle for Organists (1–3 April, 7–9 April, 11–17 July 2016)
Oxenfoord International Summer School (2016 dates tba)
Oxford Cello School (various dates, July and August 2016)
Oxford Flute Summer School (14–19 August 2016)
Oxford Philomusica Piano Festival and Summer Academy (30 July – 7 August 2016)

P

Piano Duet Weekends (2016 dates tba)
Point Blank Music School London courses (various dates and courses)
Pro Corda Chamber Orchestra Course (17–22 July 2016)

R

Rehearsal Orchestra Weekend Courses (January, February, April and May 2016)
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Summer Schools (various dates; comprehensive range of courses)
Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Summer Schools (various dates; wide range of courses)

S

Scottish International Flute Summer School (24–30 July 2016)
Scottish Schools Orchestra Trust Summer Course (11–16 July 2016)
Sing for Pleasure Summer School (13–21 August 2016; choral, conducting)
SOAS World Music Summer School (2016 dates tba)
Sound and Music Summer School (31 July – 6 August 2016; composition)
South West Festival Chorus Summer School (10 July 2016)
Stepping Notes Teacher Training Courses (2016 dates tba)
Summer School for Pianists (13–19 August 2016)
Summer's Cool (24–29 July 2016; orchestral, voice, wind band, string ensemble, musicianship)

T–Z

Tonalis Workshops and Courses (2016 dates tba)
Tring Park Musical Theatre Summer Course (7–12 August 2016; musical theatre)
Uppingham Summer School (2016 dates tba)
Variations Chamber Music Holidays (2016 dates tba)
William Bennett International Flute Summer School (9-17 August 2016)
West Dean College Short Courses (various dates and courses)
Woodhouse Recorder Courses (2016 dates tba)
Workers Music Association 70th Summer School of Music (20–27 August 2016; wide range of courses)
Yorkshire Young Sinfonia Summer Course (15–20 August 2016)