Wind Band Course

Thursday 11 July – Tuesday 16 July 2024

During this course woodwind, brass and percussion players will experience playing alongside others in a large ensemble under the expert guidance of wind band professionals.

During sectional and full rehearsals, players are introduced to a broad range of music including arrangements of well-known pieces and more traditional wind band repertoire.

They have the opportunity to develop their technique and enhance their ensemble playing skills in a relaxed and supportive atmosphere.

The course will end with a performance for family and friends on Tuesday 16 July.

All of our staff who work with children and young people have a current enhanced disclosure through the Disclosure & Barring Service and we run a programme of regular child protection training for our teachers.

Age: 8 to 19 years old

Level: Grades 2+

Fee: £420 – Financial assistance is available upon meeting criteria. Visit the Financial Assistance page for more information.

Location: Benenden School, Benenden, Cranbrook, Kent, TN17 4AA

Free performance: Tuesday 16 July

Want to stretch your musical skills even further?

Check out our Symphony Orchestra Experience Day alongside this course and make your summer extra musical! Musicians 11 – 19 playing at Grade 4 or above can spend the day alongside the KMSS Symphony Orchestra, recieving guidance from the course conductor and tutors. It’s a fantastic opportunity for orchestral instrument players to have a taste of what the next stage of their musical journey could be!

Find out more at the button below.