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Sherborne Town, Sherborne School and Map


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Week One  28 July to 4 August

BASBWE Wind Conducting Course

Cappella Chamber Choir

Chamber Orchestra

Composers’ Workshop

Masterclass for Singers 1

Piano Accompaniment

Practical Conducting

Voices in Harmony

Wind Ensemble

Week Two  4 to 11 August

A Journey Through Jazz

Art of Choral Direction

Choral Course

Lighter Side Choral Course

Masterclass for Singers 2

Piano Course

Symphony Orchestra

The George Hurst Orchestral Conducting Course

Weeks 1 & 2  extra curricular activities

Choral Workshops 1 and 2

Score Learning and General Musicianship skills

Early morning Chi Kung

Accommodation and Fees


Situated on the Dorset and Somerset border

is the Saxon town of Sherborne, a mellow-

stoned living pageant of history with a superb

Abbey Church, two castles and wealth of

mediaeval buildings.  




Discover Sherborne is a town trail which takes visitors around the main sites, including the Sherborne Museum which presents the town's history as far back as Roman times.  

For those wishing to venture a little further afield Sherborne Old Castle and Sherborne New Castle are both within easy walking distance. The Old Castle was built in the early

The Old Castle was twice besieged in the 17th Century during the Civil War when the buildings were badly damaged.  The remains are very impressive and a model of the original castle can be seen in the Sherborne Museum.  The Digby family became the owners of the New Castle in 1617 and it has remained in this family ever since. The castle grounds and lake were designed by 'Capability Brown'.

12th Century and acquired by Sir Walter Raleigh in 1592. Because he was unable to convert it into a comfortable home, he built Sherborne Lodge, now the New Castle.  

Sherborne School

Location Map

Click on the above picture to view more photos of the beautiful town of Sherborne