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A range of creative courses run throughout the year, ranging from short weekend or mid-week breaks to week-long getaways. The Music Retreats schedule is updated regularly be sure to check back for the latest learning opportunities! Or subscribe to our mailing list below so you don't miss out!
26 June -
The world of Jazz and Improvisation is presumed by many musicians to be mysterious and just too difficult, leaving you wondering how, and where, to make a start. Yet Jazz and improvising can be very simple - and that’s where we are going to start.
This course is going to benefit anyone who has an interest in jazz and improvising, whether a first time or an intermediate improviser. You will take your improvising to the next level with 5 days of intensive creativity under the guidance of two tutors ensuring a personalised musical experience to maximise your potential and enjoyment!
We explore a variety of jazz styles, demystify the art of improvisation by introducing simple concepts and techniques - and you will soon realise you have many of the skills already! Read more...
Tutors: Andy Scott & Jon Rebbeck
Instrument: All instruments and voice
Level: Intermediate and above. Course limited to 12 places
Saxophone Summer Course
with Andy Scott and Jon Rebbeck
31 July -
With many decades of performing and teaching experience between them Andy & Jon present a fun action packed 5-day course covering all aspects of saxophone playing, from improving your sound & technique to playing in a saxophone ensemble. With numbers capped at twelve you will have plenty of contact time with Jon & Andy, individually and in a group setting.
Be a part of the first Music Retreats Saxophone Course and take advantage of getting two experienced tutors for the price of one!