An exciting discovery,

We have Laurie Stras leading a workshop based on a very exciting musical discovery. Our day With Professor Stras is on Saturday the 17th September. The application form etc. is on the workshops page

There is a fascinating article by Laurie in The Gramophone about the research that lead to the discoveries about the music. The to link to the article is here.

There is also a discussion with Laurie Stras available on youtube about the music which she gave before an online concert at the Bloomington Early Music Festival.

May updates

The recorder workshop with Marion Scott has been cancelled.

There is still time to apply for Peter Syrus’s workshop on the music of Obrecht. This is being held in the lovely church in Cilcain. Although dating from the 13th century the church has a fine early 16th century roof and also early 16th century glass in the East window including a weeping virgin.

There are details and forms for our study days with Laurie Stras and Roger Wilkes now available as well.

April Updates,

Do remember to get your application in for the the workshop on the 30th with Philip Thorby.

The workshop for recorder players to be taken by Marion Scott is now linked on the workshops page.

Peter Syrus has his annual workshop to be held this year in Cilcain church and details will appear very shortly.


The web site has been updated today the 21 January and there is new information on nearly every page.

Our next event is a special one for singers. The great Evelyn Tubb is taking a day workshop on the 12th March entitled A different view of Covid – & what it might mean for singers The details and application form are on the workshops page.