Expired Oboe Workshop with Sarah Francis and Jean Marsden

  •  April 10, 2015 - April 12, 2015
     6:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Oboe Workshop

Sarah Francis and Jean Marsden
Friday 10 – Sunday 12 April 2015
Course No. 3131
Accompanist: David Price
Level: Intermediate-Advanced
Fee: £200
Ensemble Course

Our instrumental Workshop series are an exciting and engaging way to spice up your practise. Explore the oboe repertoire with us and improve your ensemble playing in the same weekend. There will be a session for cor anglais players with specialist Jean Marsden, and help with reed making and adjustment.

After a masterclass session with assistance from our experienced accompanist and working as part of a small ensemble led by Jean and Sarah’s professional expertise, you will leave the Jackdaws Oboe Workshop a new player.


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.

If you like this course, try Chamber Music Weekend

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