About the course
- Young Grittleton is a chamber music course designed for string players aged between 11 and 18.
- Two, six day courses take place at St Mary’s School, Calne, Wiltshire.
- All musicians receive chamber music coaching in small ensembles and rehearse and perform together as a string orchestra.
- The course culminates with an informal concert on the final day.
- Ensembles are arranged based on age, standard and experience.
Accommodation and Pastoral care:
Students stay in St Cecilia’s House, a stone built 18th century building with high ceilings and a feeling of airiness. It comprises dorms of differing sizes; some are three bed dorms with largest being a six bed dorm.
During breaks, students have access to a range of school facilities including swimming pool, tennis courts and football pitches.
Q. What Standard do I need to be?
A. Grade 5 standard and above.
£450.00 – includes accommodation and full board, coaching and pastoral care.Financial assistance is available; if you wish to apply for a bursary please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Timetable week example
|4.30-6pm||Orchestra||Alexander session||Chamber Groups||Chamber Groups||Concert Run|
|7.45-9pm||Chamber Groups||Chamber Groups||Chamber Groups||Senior Tutors|