HCA Music Week

Dates: Monday 6th - Friday 10th March 2017
Venue: Hereford College of Arts, College Road Campus, HR1 1EB

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A fantastic week filled with lectures, workshops and, performances from industry professionals

HCA Music Week returns with a fantastic range of opportunities to help shape your music careers. We'll be joined by professionals from across the music industry, who will be sharing their expertise with students and guests. Here's what we have planned! 

Monday 6th March   
9am - 10am: Welcome with David Bebbington (BA) Hons Popular Music Course Leader (A18)
10:30am - 1:30pm: Greg Palmer, Pianist: Music Arranging Practices (Main Hall)
2pm - 4pm: Phyllida Furse, Lecturer in Voice: British Voice Association (A18)
5pm - 8pm: Christian Carpenter, Guitarist & Educator: Guitar Workshop (A18)

Tuesday 7th March
10am - 12pm: Ben Benson Musicians' Union (Main Hall)
12:30pm - 2:30pm: Leo O' Brein: Phonographic Performance Limited (Main Hall)
3pm - 5pm: Claire Rose: Performing Rights Society (Main Hall)

Wednesday 8th March
Taster Day for students from across partner Colleges, and those interested in studying BA (Hons) Popular Music here at HCA - contact us if you are interested in attending.
From 11am - 1pm: Ollie Harding & Charles Macdonald, Session Drummer & Guitarist: Workshop (Main Hall)
2pm - 5:30pm: Simon Bates, Professor of Saxophone: Improvisation Masterclass (Main Hall)

Thursday 9th March 
From 9am - 11am: Simon Moore, Session Drummer: Drum Workshop (Main Hall)
11:30am - 12:30pm: Jono Heale, Director at ACS: Hearing Conservation (Main Hall)
1pm - 3pm: Ella Shaw, Singer/Songwriter: Masterclass (Main Hall)
3:30pm - 5:30pm: Ella Shaw Open Rehearsal (HCA Café)
7:30pm: Ella Shaw with Live Band (HCA Café) Entry- £5


Friday 10th March
From 10am -12pm: Dr. Paul Carr, Musician & Academic: Lecture (Main Hall)
2:30pm - 5:30pm: Matt Sage, Session Guitarist: Performance Workshop (HCA Café)
7:30pm: HCA Students Perform (HCA Café) Entry - £3


For more information, download a programme of events, or contact David Bebbington. Join the Facebook event page for regular updates.