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Advanced Piano Summer School 2020 Waiting List

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Jackdaws Tutor Mark TannerAdvanced Piano Summer School
with Mark Tanner

Thursday 23 – Sunday 26 July 2020
Three Day Course

Level: Advanced
Fee: £345

Soak up the Summer School atmosphere in the convivial surroundings of Jackdaws!  Mark is an experienced tutor and examiner, and his Piano courses attract pianists from far and wide.

This hugely popular Advanced course provides the time and space to gain a better understanding of the extensive piano repertoire. This lively course will concentrate on repertoire, style, technique and practice methods. Additionally, the issues concerning the choice of music for diploma, grade exams and skeleton score study, improvisation, duets and more will all be discussed.

Participants from Intermediate and Advanced Piano Summer Schools are welcome to attend the other course as observers.

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Location
All courses are held at Jackdaws in Great Elm, a small village to the west of Frome in Somerset, approximately 14 miles south of Bath. Frome Train station is just 3 miles from Jackdaws with direct trains from Bristol, Bath, Cardiff and London.

Deposit
A £70 deposit is required to secure your place on this course.

Course Fee
The Course Fee is inclusive of all meals, refreshments and tuition at Jackdaws, except Breakfast which is included in the separate B&B fee.

The balance payments for fees are due 3 weeks before the course start date, as indicated on your deposit receipt. Balance payments can be made in the following ways;
- By card, phone 01373 812383
- By cheque
- By bank transfer (BACS info sent out on request)

B&B
Accommodation Fees are payable in addition to the Course Fee. Jackdaws will take care of booking your accommodation; B&B rooms will be allocated a few  weeks before the course starts, and we will send you details of where you are staying. B&B rates start at £40 per night (single room, shared bathroom) and from £50 (en suite, subject to availability) including booking fee.

B&B accommodation is arranged with local hosts, who are happy to welcome Jackdaws course participants, and includes a continental breakfast. Several are within walking distance of Jackdaws in Great Elm, and in neighbouring villages just a short drive away (5 – 10 minutes). Alternatively, we can arrange accommodation in local inns and guest houses (with a cooked breakfast available) please call us to discuss your requirements.

Meals
If you are vegetarian/vegan or have any food allergies please let us know in plenty of time, so that our cooks can plan the meals for the weekend accordingly. All meals and refreshments (except breakfast) are prepared and served at Jackdaws by our dedicated cooks, Loo and Alex. We are ‘allergy aware’, but we rely on participants letting us know if they have specific food allergies. Please also let us know if you carry any emergency medication.

During the weekend, communal lunch and dinner will be served at the table, allowing you to converse with your fellow participants and tutors.

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Address:

Jackdaws Music Education Trust
Great Elm
Frome, Somerset
BA11 3NY
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Start Date: July 23, 2020
End Date: July 26, 2020

Start Time: 6:30 pm
End Time: 4:00 pm

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