Academy Course- Advanced

Course Leader Duncan Glenday

Suitable for young pianists currently working towards Grade 7 or 8 (AB or Trinity). Ideally, students should prepare at least two pieces, either own choice or from their chosen syllabus for the course.

Each student will receive:

  • 4 x 45 mins one-to-one piano lessons *
  • Scheduled daily private practice time
  • 4 x workshops (1.5 hours each)
  1.  Mastering the Classical Sonata
  2.  The Best of Baroque
  3.  The Romantic Pianist
  4.  Modern & lighter styles
  • 4 x 45 mins classes Aural made simple & General musicianship
  • 4 x 45 mins classes Sight-reading Support
  • 4 x 1 hour performance classes, including the opportunity for mock exams.
  • Final whole course concert performance
  • Certificate of attendance

*Participants may book additional one to one lessons which will be scheduled during the daily programme


This last week has been incredible – I hoped I would enjoy it but all my expectations were surpassed, it was such a special time.

It is possible to come for less than the full course. Please email Kathryn, the administrator to discuss options.