Beginners’ courses

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Please read the FSE/FGE Brochure for information only – applications are now closed

First String Experience (FSE)

Saturday morning/afternoon, starting age four. Violin, viola, cello and double bass teaching and ensemble work for beginners using group methods.
Course leader: Daniel Smith

First Guitar Experience (FGE)

Saturday afternoon, starting age six. Guitar teaching and Kodály Musicianship training for beginners using group methods
Course leader: Luke Dunlea ALCM, LTCL, DipBKA

Applications for entry to the 2020 FSE and FGE courses are now closed.  Applications for entry in September 2021 will be available from late October 2020.  The following dates of birth will apply for September 2021:

FSE – children born between 1 June 2016 and 31 May 2017

FGE – children born between 1 June 2014 and 31 May 2015