Expired A Song By Any Other Name with Richard Jackson

  •  April 1, 2016 - April 3, 2016
     6:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Jackdaws Tutor Richard JacksonA Song By Any Other Name
Richard Jackson
Accompanist: Richard Shaw

Friday 1 – Sunday 3 April 2016
Level: All
Fee: £210
Course No. 3178
Solo Study Course

Lied? Mélodie? Canzona? A weekend of German, French and Italian art-songs.

We will make foreign language less foreign by exploring the meaning of the text itself, and consider how the words and music interact. Guaranteed enlightenment – guaranteed fun! Bring four pieces; suggestions provided on request.


All courses are held at Jackdaws in the village of Great Elm, a small village to the west of Frome in Somerset, roughly 30 minutes drive from Bath. Frome Train station is roughly 2.5 miles from Jackdaws with direct trains from Bristol, Bath, Cardiff and London.

A £50 deposit is required to guarantee your place on a course. The total course fee is inclusive of all meals and tuition except breakfast, which is included in the separate B&B price. Please let us know of any dietary requirements at the time of booking and we will be happy to accommodate. Meals are lovingly prepared on site by our cooks using fresh, local ingredients where possible.

B&B rooms are located in friendly family homes and are either within walking distance or a short drive away (5 – 10 minutes). Breakfast is the only meal served at the accommodation; all other meals are provided on site at Jackdaws.

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