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 Survival Kit! Organ Scholars’ Course
A practical and discussion-based course preparing new cathedral organ scholars for the year ahead, covering topics including issues of em- ployment and working with choristers.
This three day course provides tools, tips and training to help cathedral organ scholars through their first weeks in post. Catering for scholars
in both Anglican and Roman Catholic cathedrals, scholars are taught through practical playing, group-work, seminars as well as registration at the organ.
2018's Survival Kit! was based in Bristol using the organs of Bristol Cathedral and St Mary Redcliffe. Details of 2019's course will be published here and on our website.
Bath Summer Course Organ Scholarships
These two scholarships offer a week of practical opportunities for young organists to experience choir directorship as well as a wide variety of liturgical music.
During the Bath Course (page 9) the two organ scholars observe and assist the musical staff through accompanying and conducting; with opportunities to play on the organs used during the course. The Scholarships also include tuition from the Bath Summer Course organist.
Bath Course Organist at Bath Abbey's chamber organ, 2018
Details and application information for the organ scholarships can be found on our website:
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