WEEK ONE 29 July to 5 August

Alexander Technique and Chi Kung

Cappella Chamber Choir

Chamber Orchestra

Choral Workshop 1

Composers’ Workshop

Masterclass for Singers

Piano Accompaniment

Practical Conducting

Score Learning and General Musicianship

The World of Wind Chamber Music

Voices in Harmony

Wind Conducting

Wind Ensemble

WEEK TWO 5 to 12 August

Alexander Technique and Chi Kung

Art of Choral Direction

Choral Masterpieces Choral  Course

Choral Workshop 2

Journey Through Jazz

Lighter Side Choral  Course

Masterclass for Singers

Orchestral Conducting Course

Piano Course

Score Learning and General Musicianship

Symphony Orchestra


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Stephen Varcoe is internationally renowned as a  concert and recital singer. He has made over 150  recordings:  Purcell, Handel and Bach with John Elliot Gardiner; Haydn, Beethoven, Vaughan Williams, Holst, Grainger and Britten with Richard Hickox and works by Stravinsky, Schoenberg, Nigel Osborne, Thea Musgrave and John Tavener with various other artists.

He has sung with many  orchestras and conductors in the UK, Europe, Japan and North America; in BBC Proms, concerts and festivals throughout the world and in recitals with Julius Drake, Graham Johnson and Iain Burnside.

With Hyperion Records Stephen has made many song recital discs and in 2009 he completed a PhD at the University of York on the Performance of Song.

He teaches at the Royal College of Music as well as giving lectures and masterclasses both in the UK and abroad.

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