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Coffs Con String Camp

September 30 - 11:00 AM - October 2 - 12:00 PM

Coffs Con String Camp

The 2020 Coffs Con String Camp will take place from September 30 – October 2, featuring two ensembles to ensure advanced learning opportunities for all participating students.

Structured to offer opportunities for string players of levels between 2nd grade – LMus, this year’s String Camp is open for students aged between 7-19 and will be run under strict COVID-19 safety guidelines and practices to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all involved.

A small advanced ensemble (7th grade and up) will be tutored by Pat Brearley (viola) and Annabelle Swainston (violin), working on masterpieces by Debussy and Shostakovich and covering topics for audition techniques and healthy practice routines.

The String Orchestra will take on repertoire aimed to inspire musicians and create a fun and strong learning experience throughout the 3 days. Tutored by Annabelle Swainston, this will offer wonderful chamber music experiences for students between 2nd and 7th grade levels.

Due to COVID-19 spots are STRICTLY limited to 20. Once this allocation has been exhausted we are unable to take any further bookings so be sure to get in quick and reserve your spot. The camp will include morning and afternoon teas

Coffs Con String Camp

Wednesday September 30 – Friday October 2

$200 per student. Ticket sales end Monday 28 September at 5:30pm


Wednesday 30th Arrive 11am, introduction, housekeeping and goals of the Camp11:30-12:30 Rehearsal1-1:45 Rehearsal2 – 3 Rehearsal3:30-4:30 Performance etiquette/exam preparation workshopThursday 1st 10-11 Rehearsal11:15-12:00 rehearsal12-1 lunch1-1:45 rehearsal2-3 rehearsal3:15-4 rehearsal4-4:15 afternoon tea4:15-4:45 Avoiding Injury Workshop – Annabelle Swainston Friday 2nd10-11 rehearsal11-11:45 sound check12pm Concert, live streamed, maximum 38 audience members)


September 30 - 11:00 AM
October 2 - 12:00 PM
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Coffs Harbour Regional Conservatorium


Coffs Harbour Regional Conservatorium
6A Bray St, Coffs Harbour, NSW 2450
Coffs Harbour, 2450 AU
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