Specialising in the transition from student to professional
Course Description: 2017 will deal solely with the art of violin playing and all of its disciplines. Academy participants (ages 15-30) will perform in the beautiful surroundings of Trinity College, Cambridge.
Curriculum: Private Lessons Seminars on the Art of Violin Playing Masterclasses and technique classes Public Concerts
DIRECTORS Rodney Friend - Artistic Director Stephen Shipps - Managing Director
VIOLIN Rodney Friend Stephen Shipps Siyeon Ryu - On leave 2017
So-Ock Kim SImon James Kirsten Yon
GUEST ARTIST: Gyorgy Pauk
Rohan De Silva Mark Kinkaid
Heather Kendrick (PA to Managing Director)
Anna Stokes (PA to Artistic Director)
"Just walking into Cambridge is like
stepping into a perfect little fantasy world...I can only imagine how
much information and inspiration the students have absorbed, how much
their playing and futures have changed, and wish just a tiny bit that I
were in their shoes."
Ariane Todes, Editor, The Strad (Click here to see the Strad Article)