2019 Early Music Courses & Summer Schools

Woodhouse Recorder Courses 2019
Inspiring recorder courses for all ages and levels

Junior Recorder Day
31 August  2019
St John’s Centre, 222 Epsom Rd, Merrow GU4 7AA

Advanced Recorder Course
5 - 8 August 2019
Owlpen Manor, Gloucestershire



Dartington Early Music Summer Schools
27 July – 10 August 2019

Courses include Advanced Baroque Orchestra, Renaissance Wind Band, Big Choir and Chamber Choir, plus individual and group coaching for strings, viols, lutes, and wind and brass players at all levels
T: 01803 847080


Higham Hall
Bassenthwaite Lake, Cockermouth, Cumbria, CA13 9SH, United Kingdom
4 -10 August 2019

Early Music Summer School, offered to competent singers and players of viol, recorder and lute.

T: 017687 76276


Benslow Music Courses
Benslow Music, Benslow Lane, Hitchin, Hertfordshire SG4 9RB

Residential courses and Summer Schools. 
Early, String, Wind, Vocal and Keyboard.
Dates throughout the year

T: 01462 459446 I 
E: info@benslowmusic.org


College of St Hilde & St Bede, Durham
27 July – 3 August 2019

Northumbrian Recorder and Viol Summer School. Popular all ability course for recorder and viol, baroque strings, voice, lute and harpsichord, held in one of Britain’s loveliest cities.

Further information from Harriet Gilfillan on 07736 108771 or email enquiries@norvis.org.uk


Cambridge Early Music Summer Schools
28 July – 11 August 2019

Baroque Week
Paris versus Versailles – Director: Peter Holman
Renaissance Week
Les Cris des Paris – Director: Gawain Glenton



Baroque Week
11 – 18 August 2019  
Queen Anne’s School, Caversham, Berkshire.

Offers chamber music and larger projects for instrumentalists and up to eight solo singers, with tuition from leading specialists in historically informed performance.

T: 01747 830625


HISS – Historically Informed Summer School
12 – 16 August 2019
Bishop Burton College, Beverley

International residential course for early, folk and trad music at Bishop Burton College, Beverley, Yorkshire.  
Specialist  training in supportive atmosphere for cornetts to chamber choir, folk, fiddle, Natural Voice, viol consort, Baroque strings, recorders, lute, plucked strings & more!

Full info and booking at www.hiss.org.uk
T: 0844 870 6478
E: hissenquiries@gmail.com


Rondo Viol Academy
Friendly, challenging and encouraging weekends for players at all levels with Alison Kinder and Jacqui Robertson-Wade.

Courses starting September 2019

E: rondoviolacademy@gmail.com