Conductor Jo Heaton will guide the Summer School Heaton Concert Band through a week of collaborative music-making. This will be an opportunity to focus on music written specifically for concert band, develop critical ensemble skills, teamwork, communication and creativity, and improve sight-reading through a series of rehearsals and workshops.
Thanks to the support of Melbourne’s best band tutors and music educators, participants will sit alongside musicians of a similar standard, develop rhythmic and technical skills together and be motivated by the shared goal of the final Summer School performance.
STANDARD – Intermediate to advanced
AGE – 10 years +
PLACES – 60
INSTRUMENTS – Flute, oboe, clarinet, bassoon, saxophone, french horn, trumpet, trombone, euphonium, tuba, percussion