Gloucestershire Double Reed Day 2016

This year’s event will be on Sunday 26th of June at Pate’s Grammar School, Cheltenham.

The visiting masters will be Sarah Roper (Principal Oboe, Real Orquesta Sinfonica de Sevilla) and Laurence Perkins (Royal Northern College of Music).

An application form is available here. There is a discount for registrations received before May 31, 2016.

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GDRD 2015 Feedback

The organizers would welcome any feedback about the Gloucestershire Double Reed Day 2015. Please use the drop-down menus to select your opinion of various aspects of the day.

General

Application

Overall

Venue

Food and drink

Activities

Big Band

Chamber Music

Masterclass

Reed Making/Clinic

Try-a-Cor

Try-a-Contra

Vendors

Howarths

Wonderful Winds

Double Reeds Ltd

AbbeyWoodWinds

Reeds & Tools

Many thanks for taking the time to complete this survey so we can make the event even better next year!

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Timetable 2015

Oboes Bassoons
9:30-10:00 Registration
Gym
Registration
Gym
10:00-11:15 Band
Hall
Band
Hall
11:30-12:30 Masterclass
Hall


Reed making
G130


Cor Anglais try out
G114


Chamber music

Masterclass
G129


Chamber music

12:30-1:30 Lunch
Gym
Lunch
Gym
1:30-2:30 Masterclass
Hall


Reed making
G130


Cor Anglais try out
G114


Chamber music

Masterclass
G129


Chamber music

2:45-3:45 Masterclass
Hall


Reed making
G130


Chamber music

Contra Bassoon demo
G129


Further bassoon activity time permitting

4:00-5:00 Chamber Music Coaching rooms and groups will be allocated Chamber Music Coaching rooms and groups will be allocated
5:00-5:30 Tea
Gym
Tea
Gym
5:45-7:00 Concert
Hall
Concert
Hall
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Vendors for 2015

As always there will be a selection of new and secondhand instruments, reeds, accessories, CDs and sheet music available at the Double Reed Day 2015.

The vendors who have confirmed they will be attending so far are Howarth’sDouble Reed Ltd and Wonderful Winds.

Andrew Denyer of Abbey Woodwinds will be available to carry out minor repairs and advise on instrument care and maintenance.

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Gloucestershire Double Reed Day 2015

This year’s event will be on Sunday 28th of June at Pate’s Grammar School, Cheltenham.

The visiting masters will be Melanie Ragge (Professor of Oboe, Royal Academy of Music, London) and Adam MacKenzie (Principal Bassoon, Sinfonia ViVA and English Sinfonia).

An application form is available here. There is a discount for registrations received before May 16, 2015.

 

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DRD 2014 survey

The organizers would welcome any feedback about the Gloucestershire Double Reed Day 2014. Please use the drop-down menus to select your opinion of various aspects of the day.

General

Application

Overall

Venue

Food and drink

Activities

Big Band

Chamber Music

Masterclass

Reed Making/Clinic

Vendors

Howarths

Wonderful Winds

Double Reeds Ltd

AbbeyWoodWinds

Reeds & Tools

Many thanks for taking the time to complete this survey so we can make the event even better next year!

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Masterclass update

Please note that all Masterclass slots for both oboe and bassoon have now been filled.

However, there are still places available for what promises to be an excellent day of double reed music making!

 

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