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The Chetham's International Piano Summer School is a source of inspiration, fun, insight and focus for everyone who enjoys the piano and piano playing.  Now in its sixteenth year, it continues to grow and develop as a 'piano republic of equals'.   There is no elitism on the course, though everyone is extremely serious about piano playing. 

There is no other summer school that manages to cater for the universal: Adult amateurs, promising children and observers are as welcome on the course as concert pianists, international young artists preparing for top competitions, and professional music teachers.

NEW for 2016: Sight Reading Course

Fluent and effortless sight reading is the key to understanding and coping with the music you play.

If you want to assimilate enjoy and flourish as a pianist, you need to be a good reader. This is true at every level. Sadly beginners, intermediate, advanced and even concert artist players commonly struggle to come to terms with this essential area of study. Lack of confidence, know how and co-ordination can make sight reading a nightmare.

Not any more! Hazel Fanning has taught sight reading at Chetham's School for over twenty years. She is a proven expert with an impressive track record of sight reading successes.

In this new and exciting course, Hazel will take pianists of all abilities and show them how to cope, enjoy and flourish as a sight reader. Do not miss this exceptional opportunity to turn your life around in three half hour sessions!.