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Mon 19 Feb 2024

Booking now open for summer holiday courses 2024

We’re now taking bookings for our summer holiday courses; a Grade 5 Theory course, Junior Orchestra course and Senior Chamber Music course, which all have an Early Bird price if booked by 12 May.

The Grade 5 Theory course will run from 22-26 July, the Junior Orchestra course from 29-31 July and the Senior Chamber Music course from 1-3 August.

All the courses will run from 8.45am to 5pm each day and will take place at GAM’s base; Barbican House in Gloucester. The Junior Orchestra and Senior Chamber Music courses culminate in a concert for family and friends on the final day.

The Grade 5 Theory course is aimed at students currently around Grade 3 theory, while the Junior Orchestra course is for players of all orchestral instruments, of Grade 1-4 standard. The Senior Chamber Music course is designed for those playing at Grade 5 and above.

For more information and to book a place, click HERE. Booking for all three courses closes on 30 June.

Grade 5 Theory Course 2024: 22 – 26 July

£340.  Early Bird £310 – book by 12 May.

Junior Orchestra Course: 29 – 31 July

£180. Early Bird £150 – book by 12 May.

Senior Chamber Music Course: 1-3 August

£180. Early Bird £150 – book by 12 May.

Feedback from previous summer courses:

“Thanks to everyone involved for providing such a fun, relaxed music camp, it is much appreciated!”

“My child enjoyed meeting children of varying abilities who also play the clarinet.”

“He really enjoyed being the lead player in his quartet.”

Gloucester City Council leader Councillor Richard Cook visited Gloucestershire Academy of Music (GAM) at their Barbican House home Picture by Mikal Ludlow Photography 18-11-23 Tel; 07855177205