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Budding musicians are being offering the chance to develop their music skills with world-class tutors in a nurturing and inspiring location, as Wells Cathedral School offers its Easter and Summer music courses for 2024.

Wells Cathedral School’s reputation as a leading specialist music school does not let up in the holidays. The school has continued to be the market leader for providing specialist holiday music courses for over six years. It offers a wide selection of music courses aimed at young musicians aged from 8  to 18 years old, for all levels. All courses are open to UK and international pupils.

The school offers a selection of courses from piano, jazz and composition to vocal and chamber music. In addition, the Easter 2024 workshop offers a brand new course for complete beginners up to grade 3 in Wind, Brass and Percussion.

The school welcomes pupils to come and expand their musical knowledge, enjoy the workshops on offer and try lots of different instruments. During the week there will also be time to enjoy all the other activities that the school has to offer including swimming, film nights, Easter egg hunts and games in the gardens.

Fun, engagement and exploration are the leading themes of all the courses and the staff will ensure pupils have the very best experience. All courses can be attended either daily or there is the opportunity to board in one of the beautiful boarding houses with cosy bedrooms, extensive gardens and large communal areas.

Alex Laing, Director of Music, Wells Cathedral School, explains, “We look forward to welcoming all young musicians to our holiday music courses at Wells Cathedral School, where they experience the world class tuition and facilities that have earned us the wonderful reputation as one of the finest schools for music in the country.

“Whatever your instrument, whatever your level, we have a course to suit you. You will learn a huge amount and importantly make lifelong friends and have enormous fun while doing so. I cannot recommend these courses highly enough’

During Easter the three courses available are Composition, String, and Beginners Wind, Brass and Percussion. Details can be found here:

By booking by 25th November you will receive a 10% discount

During the summer holidays, there are six courses available which include, Wind, Brass and Percussion, Jazz, Piano, Vocal, Chamber Music, and Composing for Media. Courses start at the end of July and go through to August, details can be found here:

By booking by 31st January 2024 you will receive a 10% discount