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TOSE-in-a-Day

Saturday 16th March 2024 (10:00 – 17:00)
City of London

Teenaged organists from c. grade 5 to grade 8 level are invited to attend this day using two famous organs in the City of London. 

Update 6.2.24: this event is fully booked. Please click here to send an email (events @ rco.org.uk) to be added to the waiting list.

What you can expect from this day
Two sessions in graded groups of repertoire coaching on Baroque and later music
Coaching on keyboard skills such as sight reading, transposition and score reading
A session on church service playing

The teachers
Daniel Moult, head of the organ department at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire and one of the UK's most respected teachers and recitalists. Daniel is also artistic director for the TOSE Week.
Simon Williams, director of the RCO's East, South, and South West region and, formerly organist and director of music at St George's Church, Hanover Square, London W1

The organs
St Lawrence Jewrythree-manual and pedal, mechanical action organ by Klais of Bonn (2001) in the church of the Corporation of London
St Michael Cornhillthree-manual and pedal, electric action action organ by Rushworth & Dreaper (1925 and 1975) and Nicholson (2010)

What to prepare
One or more pieces by a Baroque composer/Baroque composers
One or more pieces by a composer/composers from the nineteenth century to the present day
A hymn or anthem/service accompaniment (optional)

Click here for information about and to book for TOSE Week in Oxford 23 - 28 July.

Click here for information on joining the RCO as a Student Member - join now and book this event at the Student Member rate, saving you £20!

Click here to email with any questions.

 

Fee: RCO Student Member £50; non-member £70

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For RCO courses and classes, the following key is used as a guide to level and suitability:
Beginner (Grades 1-4)
Intermediate (Grades 4-6)
Advanced
(Grades 6-8 / CRCO)
Diploma 1
(CRCO–ARCO)
Diploma 2
(ARCO–FRCO)

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