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ECE Conducting Course
21st – 29th July 2018
A course for advanced and intermediate conducting students.

Gain generous ‘podium’ time, performance experience and tuition from Paul Spicer and other acclaimed tutors.

ECE Conducting course – events and schedule

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Sat 21 July
12:00Arrive and lunch, Royal National College
14:00 - 16:00‘Retreat’ rehearsal 1 (compline repertoire), Royal National College
Break 
17:00 - 19:00‘Retreat’ rehearsal 2 (main choir extract repertoire)
19:00Dinner (in Hereford)
Sun 22 July
10:00 - 12:00‘Retreat’ rehearsal 3
Scholars’ repertoire rehearsal and note check
Lunch 
13:00 - 15:00Scholars’ repertoire masterclass with Paul Spicer
1600Tea and registration
1700Introduction
1730Pimms Party
19:00Dinner
Monday 23 July
9:30 - 11:00Main choir rehearsal
1:1 Lesson (Tan House)
Break 
11:30 - 12:45Main choir rehearsal
12:45 - 13:15Consort Lunch (and private study time)
15:00 - 16:10Guest seminar, Paul Spicer (in Abbey)
16:00 - 16:45 Consort
16:45 - 18:00Scholars’ rehearsal and workshop
Abbey Dore Village Hall
19:00Dinner Welcome event
Tuesday 24 July
9:30 - 11:00Main choir rehearsal
1:1 Lessons (Tan House)
Break 
11:30 - 12:45Main choir rehearsal
12:45 - 13:15Consort Lunch (and private study time)
15:00 - 16:10 Guest seminar, in Dore Abbey
16:00 - 16:45 Consort
16:45 - 18:00Scholars’ rehearsal and workshop
Abbey Dore Village Hall
19:00Dinner
21:15Compline 1
Wednesday 25 July
9:30 - 11:00Main choir rehearsal
Masterclass with main choir
Break 
11:30 - 12:45Main choir rehearsal
12:45 - 13:15Consort Lunch
14:00 - 16:00Scholars’ rehearsal and workshop, with Paul Spicer
16:00Day out and dinner
Thursday 26 July
9:30 - 11:00Main choir rehearsal
1:1 Lessons (Tan House)
Break 
11:30 - 12:45Main choir rehearsal
12:45 - 13:15Consort Lunch (and private study time)
15:00 - 16:10Guest seminar, in Dore Abbey
16:00 - 16:45 Consort
16:45 - 18:00Scholars’ rehearsal and workshop
Abbey Dore Village Hall
19:00Dinner
20:45 - 21:15 Organ recital, given by the ECE organ scholar
21:15Compline 2
Friday 27 July
9:30 - 11:00Main choir rehearsal
1:1 Lessons (Tan House)
Break 
11:30 - 12:45Main choir rehearsal
12:45 - 13:15Consort Lunch (and private study time)
15:00 - 16:10Guest seminar, Daniel Galbreath (in Abbey)
16:00 - 16:45 Consort
16:45 - 18:00Scholars’ rehearsal and workshop
Abbey Dore Village Hall
19:00Dinner
21:00Scholars’ Concert
Saturday 28 July
9:30 - 11:00Main choir rehearsal
Break 
11:30 - 12:45Main choir rehearsal
12:45 - 13:15Consort
19:30Main concert
Sunday 29 July
9:00 - 10:00Consort
10:00Eucharist