Orkney Singers’ Course: Applications close 4 March
The closing date for applications for the second Orkney Singers’ Course (24-28 June), which will run concurrently with the St Magnus International Festival (20-27 June), is 4 March. Up to twelve participants will be accepted on the course, which will be run by tutors Alison Wells and Linda Ormiston with Angela Livingstone and David Knotts. It offers a mix of one-to-one coaching, group teaching, work on ensembles and duets, posture and technical advice geared towards young professional singers. All participants will sing in three sessions, morning and afternoon, with evenings devoted to rehearsing for the final concert, which is part of the festival, and will take place in St Magnus Cathedral. American soprano Christine Brewer will give a masterclass. Apply online or email/telephone Angela Henderson: firstname.lastname@example.org; 01856 871445.