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Below are a selection of courses that we are running, based on the subject of the course you were looking for:

  • The String Quartet after Beethoven
    Learn about the development of the string quartet from the death of Beethoven to the present day. Many musical examples will be played and discussed but no specialist knowledge is required, just an interest in listening to music.
  • The Symphonies of Vaughan Williams
    The nine symphonies of Ralph Vaughan Williams continue to offer a fascinating journey into both the private and public musical worlds of Vaughan Williams. Join and explore this deeply personal cycle by one of the greatest British symphonists.
  • The Craft of the Opera Composer
    An opera composer must combine musical genius with a strong dramatic gift. This course traces the process of opera composition - the choice of subject; the creation of the libretto; setting the text to music and working with the singers in production.
  • Composition - Instrumental (2)
    This is a practical course for those interested in composing music of any genre. It will cover the skills common to all composition but will concentrate upon instrumental composition.
  • Scandal in Paris: Stravinsky, the Rite and the Birth of Modernism
    Using music and film, this course tells the amazing story of the legendary first performance of Stravinsky’s modernist milestone ‘The Rite of Spring’ in Paris, 1913 and its aftermath.

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