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Onyx Brass by Benjamin Ealovega


VIDA Concert at Jackdaws in December 2016


Jackdaws is dedicated to improving participation in and enjoyment of music through weekend courses, Education projects, a Young Artists Programme and performances by world class musicians. Our year round programme of residential music courses allow musicians of all abilities to come together and learn from some of the most experienced tutors in the trade.

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    • Long Weekends at Jackdaws

      Long Weekends at Jackdaws

      Our longer weekend courses offer more time for you to spend at Jackdaws this summer, working with some wonderful tutors, to explore something new or to hone your vocal skills. Arrive in the valley on a Thursday evening for a …
    • Sound the Trumpets!

      Sound the Trumpets!

      SOUND THE TRUMPETS! THE AWARD-WINNING PROJECT “JACKDAWS YEAR OF…” BRINGS WORLD CLASS BRASS QUINTET TO LOCAL SCHOOLS In February and March, schools across Somerset will be visited by the Onyx Brass Quintet as part of Jackdaws Music Education Trust’s award-winning …