Clarinet Course with Anton Clarke-Butler

Clarinet Course with Anton Clarke-Butler

Saturday 20th July 2024 - Saturday 27th July 2024
All Day

Reserve Space(s)

A wonderful course taught by the brilliant clarinettist Anton Clarke Butler, held in one of the most beautiful parts of Wales as part of the prestigious Aberystwyth Musicfest.

An amazing opportunity to be taught by a young professional musician (Chineke! Orchestra) and also an experienced tutor. A keen educator, Anton holds the position of Head of Woodwind at Warwick School and is a Clarinet Tutor at the Junior Royal College of Music in London. Further education and outreach work has included tutoring for the National Children’s Orchestra of Great Britain, Sistema England Young Leaders, Sistema European Youth Orchestra, Orchestras for All and the Royal Academy of Music outreach programme.

Students are asked to:

– Prepare two pieces from the standard repertoire for clarinet and piano.

+ Two movements from any of these works by Mozart, Brahms, or Coleridge-Taylor Clarinet Quintet (Clarinet and String Quartet) or Brahms, Beethoven Clarinet Trios (Clarinet, Cello and Piano.)

The course will involve:

– Individual and group tuition

– Masterclasses

– Clarinet Ensemble sessions

– Workshops on – How to Practice, Aspects of Technique and Intonation and How to manage nerves.

– Performance showcase throughout the course.

Students are required to bring their Bb and A Clarinets and Music Stand.

Course Requirements

Grade – ABRSM 7 Minimum upwards

Age – 16 onwards

Bursaries are available.

Request a space on this course

You can request a space on this course here. Applications will be reviewed, and if accepted we will send full information on course joining and fee payment via email. We aim to respond within 7 days to your reservation request.

If you are booking more than one place, you will need to fill in application details for each potential student. Mandatory fields are marked with *

Bookings are closed for this event.

Date(s) - Saturday 20th July 2024 - Saturday 27th July 2024
All Day