International Strings Summer School - 1st to 6th August 2021
This residential course is for violin, viola, and cello students aged 11 to 15, grade 7 standard and above who would like to improve their technique and playing ability, gain experience in string quartet and ensemble playing and build confidence through playing and performing with others in a fun and inspiring environment.
Numbers are limited to just 16 participants (four string quartets) to ensure that participants receive dedicated and focused attention and support, and benefit from a comprehensive range of group and individual classes.
The Course is residential and includes:
· Individual lessons
· String quartet coaching with SCO players
· String orchestra - directed and tutored by SCO players
· Individual and group coaching with piano staff
· Performance classes
· Lesson observation
· Concert opportunity for solo performance
· Final concert for string quartet performances and string orchestra performance (performing alongside SCO players)
The summer school takes place in beautiful Coates Hall, our home in the heart of Edinburgh.
Edinburgh itself is one of the most beautiful and culturally vibrant cities in the world.
Ages - 11- 15