International Piano Summer School, 7th to 12th August
For advanced players, taught by the faculty of Scotland's national music school
The Piano Summer School offers a comprehensive and broad-ranging programme aimed at talented pianists who wish to expand their horizons and playing capability. Suitable for students age 13 to 19, Grade 7 and above, the course is designed to give a holistic introduction to the musical, mental and physical skills needed to grow as a pianist. It is suitable for those who aspire to study at conservatoire, university and professional level as well as those who simply wish to hone their skills in an atmosphere which is fun, supportive and encouraging. Places are limited to ensure individual focus and dedicated support.
The course programme includes:
Daily group workshops
Unlimited practice facilities
Participation in final public performance
Individual tuition in Alexander Technique
Evening trips to Edinburgh International Festival Concert performances.