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MUSICAL CONVERSATIONS

Friday 28th February, 2020
“The chamber showcases took place over three afternoons in the second week of camp. 149 wind and string players were involved, arranged in 35 different ensembles.” Words About Music participant Nicky Gluch takes us through the workings of National Music Camp’s in-house chamber music showcases, and how they compare to orchestral concert playing.

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A LASTING LEGACY

Tuesday 4th February, 2020
The Curro Chamber Orchestra at National Music Camp 2020 was named in honour of the Late John Curro and his musical legacy; and celebrates the continual innovation and leadership his family imparts on young musical minds. Read more

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HOW TO BE A CONCERTMASTER

Tuesday 4th February, 2020
During her time as Director of the Curro Chamber Orchestra at camp, Natsuko Yoshimoto chatted to Words About Music participant, Julia Nicholls, on the skills required to be a musical leader. Read more

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A YEAR IN NUMBERS

Monday 6th January, 2020
As we enter a new decade we stopped to reflect upon the year gone by. Discover the AYO community’s achievements through a collection of facts and figures summing up the year of music-making that was 2019! Explore the statistics.

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