Jersey International Masterclasses

29th July – 6th August 2017 The Jersey International Masterclasses is a summer music course based at the academy, and this year 22 students from England, Spain, France, Belgium, and Jersey participated in a full week of tuition and concerts. The course is linked with Royal College of Music, and the teaching faculty is coordinated […]

Flute Ensemble Day

27th July 2017 Led by Claire and Andy Harvey, this involved an group of young flautists in a day of ensemble playing with a distinctly ‘animal’ theme!  After the morning rehearsals the group performed open-air at Jersey Zoo, in the courtyard of the beautiful manor house.  A combination of solos, duets, and ensemble pieces made […]

JAM Summer Fayre and Awards

Saturday 17th June 2017 A glorious day of sunshine ensured that our annual flagship event was enjoyed greatly by all.  The event combined musical performances with traditional stalls, bouncy castles, a fantastic raffle, and as more and more people arrived throughout the afternoon the academy became truly packed! Over one hundred performances took place, using […]

Durham University Orchestra outreach day

10th June 2017 Thirty five academy instrumentalists joined forces with the forty-strong visiting Durham University Palatinate Orchestra for a full day of orchestral playing.  During the morning, the group was divided into ensembles to learn the repertoire led by the visiting students and our team of teachers from the academy. The groups then gradually came […]

Suzuki Weekend

24th/25th June 2017 For all Suzuki strings, a whole weekend of tuition with a visiting team of Suzuki specialists, also including a fun concert at Tamba Park!

Exam Preparation Platform

Tue 27th June 2017 For all students taking ABRSM and Trinity exams this term, the opportunity to try their pieces through in front of a friendly audience!

End of Term Platforms

11th, 12th and 13th July Three informal platforms for students to perform pieces they have been working on this term.

Musique et Aventure 2017

24th – 29th July 2017 The academy’s summer music course combines intensive musical study with fun outdoor activities. This year is our 11th year of running this popular programme, and our excellent faculty of teachers and performers will welcome all for an unforgettable week of music and adventure! This course is open island-wide, and available […]

Jersey International Masterclasses

30th July – 7th August 2017 Jersey International Masterclasses will run again this summer, involving many visiting and local music college students, and working closely with Royal College of Music.  Our goal is to provide world class education to students who want to learn from internationally acclaimed musicians and pedagogues. Our distinguished professors are experts in […]

11th March – ‘Piano, Piano, Piano!’ project review

Saturday 11th March 2017   A wonderful day was had by all in our ‘Piano, Piano, Piano!’ project!  All the piano teachers at the academy joined forces to create a varied programme of piano-related activities during the day.  The morning focussed on Primary-age students, and the afternoon on Secondary-aged students, with each session ending in […]