Musicale Orchestra and Wind Bands

29 July 2024 - 2 August 2024 12:00 am

Orchestras and Wind Bands – Ages 8 – 18 years – Katherine Warington School (KWS), Harpenden 

Immerse yourself in our outstanding wind bands and orchestras, delving into a diverse range of classical music genres. Students thrive in full orchestral settings and specialised smaller ensembles, thoughtfully tailored to their age and skill level.

Expert Guidance:

This summer, we’re thrilled to have our dream team back from last year! Our dedicated team comprises of professional musicians from the country’s top orchestras and ensembles. Each staff member holds an enhanced DBS check, is trained in safeguarding children, and includes fully trained first aiders ready to assist throughout the courses.This enriching week is suitable for students of all grades up to Grade 8 and beyond. Many Musicale Summer Holiday Alumni have gone on to attend prestigious music colleges across the country and have won renowned competitions like BBC Young Musician of the Year.

Beyond the Notes:

Experience a week filled with learning, socialising and performing!

In addition to our musical offerings, each day features engaging non-musical activities designed to foster friendships and teamwork. Cue the bouncy castle obstacle course, treasure hunts, rounders, basketball, giant chess and ping pong…!

Grand Finale Concert:

The week concludes with an unforgettable final evening concert on Friday at 6:30 pm, where students will perform a curated selection of the music they’ve mastered throughout the week. Parents, grandparents, friends, and supporters are warmly invited to join us for this special showcase! The performance will last approximately one hour.

Course Details:

  • Dates: 29 July – 2 August 2024
  • Times: 9:30 am – 3:30 pm, Monday to Friday
  • Location: Katherine Warington School, Lower Luton Road, Harpenden AL5 5FH
  • We are Ofsted registered on our Harpenden courses and can accept payment from the Tax free Childcare payment scheme.

What to Bring:

  • Packed Lunch
  • Water Bottle
  • Instrument
  • Spare strings, rosin, valve oil, reeds, cello spike holders and any other accessories necessary for the full working of your instrument
  • Named music stand
  • Pencil & Eraser

Music stands and accessories are available from our Musicale shop until Saturday 20th July at 12.30pm. A small selection of accessories will be available to purchase on the course.

Please Note: This program is designed for children who already play an orchestral instrument. Unfortunately, we cannot accommodate pianists or guitarists. We recommend that students have at least one year of instrumental lessons to fully enjoy the week. Individual lessons are not offered during this course. Book Here