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Creativity inspired by the Chinese Language – Yi-Ru Tsai

We are delighted that Yi-Ru Tsai will be joining us this year for the International Summer School in Cardiff. Yi-Ru holds a Masters in Composition in Taiwan (NTNU) and a Masters of Music Pedagogy in the method of Jaques-Dalcroze Eurhythmics in Geneva (HEM). She is currently the final stage of the Diplôme Supérieur program at [...]

By |2019-06-12T18:59:29+00:00June 12th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Early Years Workshops at the Summer School

Among the attractions taking place at this years’ International Summer School in Cardiff is a series of workshops which explore Dalcroze practice for Early Years, led by Licentiate, Margareta Burrell, and Dalcrozian dancer Helen Gould. Margareta Burrell will lead three Early Years workshops which will include interactive examples from Early Years practice around the theme [...]

By |2019-06-11T20:12:15+00:00June 10th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Benyounes Quartet at the International Easter Course 2019!

We are delighted to have the Benyounes Quartet playing live this year!  Over the last decade the Benyounes Quartet has forged a reputation for fresh, vivid performances and interpretations of refinement and integrity. The quartet s international accolades include prizes at both the 2014 Orlando International String Quartet Competition and the 2012 International Sandor Vegh [...]

By |2019-03-25T16:41:46+00:00March 25th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Dalcroze featured in new book

A hearty congratulations to Karin Greenhead, John Habron and Louise Mathieu for the publication of their chapter, "Dalcroze Eurhythmics: Bridging the gap between the academic and the practical through creative teaching and learning", in the new Ashgate book, 'Creative Teaching for Creative Learning in Higher Music Education', edited by Elizabeth Haddon & Pamela Burnard. The book "explores [...]

By |2018-02-15T15:13:43+00:00June 26th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Help save creativity in schools

Dalcroze UK has joined the baccforthefuture.com  campaign. The Department for Education has announced plans to make a new English Baccalaureate (EBacc) a headline league table for schools, and give it a bigger role in Ofsted inspections; the Government expect at least 90% of pupils to take it. This would make it all but compulsory for [...]

By |2018-02-15T15:13:43+00:00November 11th, 2015|News|0 Comments