3rd to 7th August 2020
10am - 4.30pm each day
Robertson Music Centre
St George's School for Girls
Join the Scottish Saxophone Academy for a fun, intensive and inspiring five-day summer school with SSA tutors and special guest coach for the week, David Milne. The course will focus on group performance, musicianship and the fundamentals of saxophone playing to help you take your playing to the next level.
Led by saxophonists Sue McKenzie (Yanagisawa / D’Addario Artist) and
Mike Brogan (Henri Selmer Paris / D’Addario Artist) this course will give
young musicians the opportunity to play in large saxophone ensembles,
intermediate / advanced level small ensembles, improvisation sessions,
masterclasses and more. A variety of musical styles will be covered and
the week will culminate in a public concert on the last day.
The course will take place at the Robertson Music Centre (St George's School for Girls) and is a 20 minute walk from Haymarket Railway Station.
This course is open to:
Students between 12 - 24 years of age, playing soprano, alto, tenor or baritone saxophone
Players of ABRSM Grade 5 level (or equivalent) and above
Please note - an exam certification is not necessary
HOW TO APPLY
1) Please complete the below application form and send to
2) Please pay the booking fee - £185 per student
Please pay the booking fee as a bank transfer. We will send you the bank details in response to your email (see above).
This fee covers all tuition and any music provided over the five days of the course. Travel, accommodation and food is NOT included. Payment should be made by direct bank transfer to:
Applications are welcome up to one month before the start of the course. Applications beyond this date may be considered, depending on availability.
Please note your place on the course will not be confirmed until safe receipt of both the form AND your fee.