Sunday, 21st July 2019
Rugby School, Rugby, Lawrence Sheriff Sreet, Rugby, CV22 5EH
5.00 PM
National Youth Recorder Orchestra Summer Course 2019
Our week-long residential course from 21st - 27th July is at Rugby School, and open to players from ages 10 -25, grade 5 to post diploma. All players must audition to attend the course. The tutors this year are Chris Orton, Michelle Holloway and Joris van Goethem.

Our end of course concert will be at 14:30 on the 27th, in the Temple Speech Rooms at Rugby School.

contact Di Charles at to book a place.
Saturday, 27th July 2019
College of St Hild and St bede, Durham University
5.00 PM
NORVIS XLIX International Early Music Summer School
27th July Until 3rd August 2019

A summer school for people of all ages interested in historical performance. Not only recorder players - however, recorder will be taught in ability groups by Chris Orton, Oonagh Lee (also Baroque Oboe), Jane Rumney, and Mary Tyers

Places and bursaries available, find out more information at
Monday, 5th August 2019
Owlpen Manor, nr Uley, Glos, GL11 5BZ
1.00 PM
Woodhouse Recorder Advanced Course 2019
Monday 5th August - Thursday 8th August 2019

Tutors Annabel Knight and Robin Bigwood

Suitable for advanced players of approximately grade 8+

See for details, and also of a separate junior day in Guildford on Saturday 31st August 2019
Saturday, 5th October 2019
Methodist Church, Higham Lane, Tonbridge, TN10 4JG
10.00 AM
Symphony Day with Stephen Watkins
A playing day with works by Stephen Watkins, organised by Ulli Burchette. Contact Ulli at to book a place or for further details.
Sunday, 2nd February 2020
Tel Aviv
9.00 AM
Tel Aviv International Recorder Festival and Competition
for soloists and ensembles with no age limit.
February 2nd-7th, 2020

Venue - Israel Conservatory of Music, Tel Aviv, 25 Louis Marshall st, Tel Aviv, Israel.

Han Tol (Holland)

Meng-Heng Chen (Taiwan)

Sanna van Elst (Holland)

Regina Himmelbauer (Austria)

Bobby Rootvelt (Holland)

Annabel Knight (UK)

Drora Bruck (Israel)

Sarig Sela (Israel)

Hadas Babayoff (Israel)

Idit Paz (Israel)

Leora Vinik (Israel)

Claudia Gluschankof (Israel)

Prizes include money prizes, professional studio recording of a master, instruments & music accessories. A paid recital at the 2020 Nordhorn recorder festival. A paid recital in the 4th Tel Aviv recorder festival.

Special prizes:

Best Performance of an Israeli piece

Best Performance of a candidate performing a piece composed by himself/herself

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