Academy Plus - Music Technology Day
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It's a day exploring the music production process, learning the basics of recording and mixing techniques. We'll record, edit, and mix a song, with plenty of discussion throughout the process.

Britten Sinfonia Inspiration Day 2024
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Join the internationally renowned Britten Sinfonia for an inspirational day of ensemble music making conducted by George Morton. Open to all String, Woodwind, Brass and Percussion players of all levels.

Repertoire to include:
Beethoven - Extracts from Symphony No 7
Price - Juba Dance from Symphony No 1
Dani Howard - Jigsaw
Gershwin - Rhapsody in Blue

Be part of a filmed performance with the Britten Sinfonia. Specially arranged music will be available to download prior to the day.

Britten Sinfonia Inspiration Day
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Join the Britten Sinfonia for a day of inspiring music making as we join all levels of our Academy together for the first time.

Musical parts have been tailored for all levels and the repertoire will include:
• Beethoven, Arr. George Morton Excerpt from Symphony No 7 in A major, op 92: II. Allegretto
• Price, Arr. George Morton Symphony No 1 in E minor III. Juba Dance
• Gershwin, Arr. George Morton Excerpts from Rhapsody in Blue
• Dani Howard Jigsaw for Mixed Ability Orchestra and Electronics

Participants will also take part in a professional filming of this unique collaboration.

Cambridge Folk Festival Project
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We have partnered with Cambridge Folk Festival and launched a folk music course for musicians ages 11-18! This 4-day course will see its participants discover the complexities of folk music, whether you’re a grade 8 musician, just starting out or have never played an instrument before. We welcome all instruments and abilities. Running on the 22nd- 25th July 2024, you will find yourself performing at the Cambridge Folk Festival plus your parents will be invited to come along on the Thursday to watch you in action!

Anyone got a clue?: A Murder Mystery Workshop (students in years 4-11)
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Based on the stories of Sherlock Holmes and Agatha Christie, join us for two day workshop filled with ‘whodunnits’ and mysteries!

Monday 29th and Tuesday 30th July: 10am-3pm (performance at 14:15 on 30th)