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TOSE-in-a-Day

Saturday 23rd March 2019 (10:00 – 17:30)
London W1

Teenage organists who are coming on or considering The Organ Student Experience (TOSE) course in Cambridge in July will find this an excellent preparatory day, whilst those not quite ready for TOSE (c.grade 5grade 6) will benefit from the focussed tuition across a range of discplines which most organists need to master. Scroll to the bottom of the page to book on line.

What you can expect from this day
Two sessions of repertoire coaching on Baroque and later music
Coaching on keyboard skills such as sight reading, transposition and score reading
A session on choral conducting and accompaniment

You will mostly be taught in graded groups.

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
Jeremiah Stephenson, assistant director of music at All Saints' Church, Margaret Street, London W1 - a young professional already in demand as a teacher and player
Simon Williams, director of the RCO's East, South and South West region and director of music at St George's Church, Hanover Square, London W1

The organs - in London's West End and within a few minutes' walk of Oxford Circus undergroung station
All Saints' Church Margaret Street—superb 1910 four-manual Harrison & Harrison
St George's Church Hanover Square—three-manual Richards, Fowkes & Co in 2012, one of the finest organs in the UK for playing Baroque music (and much more)
The Welsh Church Eastcastle Street—three-manual Hunter of 1908 restored by Nicholsons in 2018, one of London's hidden gems

Click here for information on joing the Royal College of Organists as a Student Member

Click here to email with any questions about the day

Fee: RCO Student Members £50; Non-members £60

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