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The Viola Practice Camp: specialist online music camp

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A specialist online music camp for advanced teenage viola players aged 13-19 and Grade 7+ who are looking to “level up” their playing.

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The Viola Practice Camp: Virtual Edition 9 - 13 August 2021

This five-day practice camp will be held over Zoom. The Viola Practice Camp is for advanced viola players aged 13-19 and Grade 7+ who are looking to “level up” in a short period of time in a supportive environment with like-minded others.

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£225 per student for the entire week. The Viola Practice Camp space is limited and places will be first come first serve. We will operate a waiting list.

What's included

  • Daily 45 minute private lessons alternating between two master teachers
  • 3 dedicated hours of practice time each day, with a practice buddy - video on, sound off
  • Group stretching to start the day
  • Group technique class to warm up
  • Daily group sessions on how to practise efficiently, and helpful tips on how to practise hard technical bits
  • Group Masterclass each day
  • Performance at the end of the week

Meet the teachers

As professional viola players with international backgrounds, Gwen and Sarah share a wealth of viola performance and teaching expertise. They have created The Viola Practice Camp to share their passion for viola with teenage students who are motivated and ready to learn over a comprehensive and bespoke week. This is a specialist practice camp run by viola teachers for viola players.

Gwen Cawdron

Gwen is Associate Principal Viola in the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. She teaches with the National Children’s Orchestra of Great Britain, is an Instrumental Tutor at the University of Liverpool, and works with students through the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Learning Team. A passionate advocate of all things viola, she is one of the founders of Merseyside Viola Day and runs a thriving private studio.

Sarah Niblack

Sarah’s multifaceted background combines elite musical training and elite athletics. A Division One Scholarship rower-turned-professional viola player, Paris-based Seattle native lived in Cincinnati, New York, and Aspen. Sarah is a founding member of the Quartet Audélie, a regular extra in the Orchestra National Ile de France and Orchestre de Picardie, and is Professor at the Conservatoire de la Garenne - Colombes. Inspired by the neuroscience of self-compassion and competitive response, Sarah leads The Audition Club, a supportive playing group for high-level musicians. She also facilitates artistic wellness and creative recovery groups with Artist’s Way Paris. Sarah directs Classical Revolution Paris, with renegade chamber happenings, inviting all audiences to experience classical music in an accessible and fun environment.

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For more information including FAQs and a daily schedule, please visit:

The Viola Practice Camp website


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