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Friday, 17 August 2018  at 13.30  - 16.00  More information...
Registration part one - NB earlier time
All timetables, teacher allocation, programme and other important information is given at registration. Please do try to arrive in plenty of time. If this is your first time at the school we have guides to show you the school and help you to your accommodation.There is a luggage room available for anyone arriving before the start time.   

Friday, 17 August 2018  at 17.00  - 17.50  More information...
Welcome and opening recital - Megumi Masaki
MUSIC 4 EYES+EARS – interactivity - piano, vocals and other sounds.

A unique opening recital featuring compositions written in the last three years. Megumi specializes in exploring how sound, image, text and movement can be integrated in multimedia works.Her work promises to expand and re-conceptualize the concert experience.   

Friday, 17 August 2018  at 18.30  - 19.00  More information...
Under 18 welcome meeting
An opportunity to meet the houseparents who will be looking after all younger participants. Important health and safety information will be given out and a roll call will be taken. This meeting is compulsory for all under 18 participants, both resident and non-resident. Parents welcome.  

Friday, 17 August 2018  at 19.15  More information...
Recital with Einar Steen-Nøkleberg
Einar Steen-Nøkleberg has become a summer school 'regular' - "A pianist of limitless imagination and sensitivity."

We eagerly await his performance tonight of Bach Goldberg Variations.

"There is no greed or a desire for fame. Perhaps this is why the listener feels that the pianist is playing specially for him, seated nearby."   

Friday, 17 August 2018  at 20.45  More information...
Social at the bar
2018 sees the return of our favourite barman - Ernie! On the opening night come along and say hello and have a free drink. An opportunity to meet friends, old and new. Ernie will make you feel very welcome and he will be serving drinks, aided by the team of summer school staff throughout the course. Look out for some of the bar staff who may be rather familiar.  

Friday, 17 August 2018  at 21.30  - 22.30  More information...
Two piano recital with Bobby Chen and Douglas Finch
An exciting 2 piano recital to round of the 1st day of the 2018 course. The imaginative programme includes a work by Douglas and also the much loved Rachmaninoff 1st suite.


  

Saturday, 18 August 2018  at 09.00  - 11.00  More information...
Teaching session one
The first day of individual lessons take place throughout the school. Observers always welcome.   

Saturday, 18 August 2018  at 09.00  - 16.30  More information...
Alexander Technique
James Crow has been teaching full-time since 2007 and each year he makes a very welcome return to the Chetham's course.
He works with everyone from pianists to professional athletes, helping them make the most of their skills. James describes the technique as a user's guide to the human body.
By helping you spot unwanted and often painful tension, he helps you perform effortlessly, with a poise and grace that can come across as you play.

Individual and group sessions can be booked when applying. NB Very popular - please book early.
  

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