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Masterclass for Music College Applicants

21 October 2017, 11:00 - 13:30


Workshop

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Holywell Music Room

Holywell St
Oxford
OX1 3BN



Robin Bowman leads a class for those aspiring to study music at college. Click here for details on taking part.

Free to observers.

To book a performance place, please buy a ticket. Sophie will be in touch within 5 working days from receipt of your booking. If you have any questions prior to making a booking, please email her at [email protected]


Artist Portrait

Robin Bowman

Robin Bowman

Pianist

Robin Bowman, born in London in 1948, studied as a musicologist at King’s College London under Thurston Dart between 1966 and 1971, whilst also pursing performance studies at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. From 1973 until 1985 he was a music lecturer at the University of Southampton, where one of his main tasks was the establishment of weekly performance seminars as part of the core undergraduate programme. He also trained as a Lied-accompanist under Walther Gruner and worked as assistant to Pierre Bernac, the singer fo... Read Full Biography

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