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At least two years' playing experience or a level of at least ABRSM Grade 4 is necessary. Previous ensemble experinece is desirable but not essential, however you should be reasonably confident at reading rhythms, counting rests and playing in keys of up to 4 sharps and flats.
You will need to be able to play for a two hour session with short break in the middle. Due to the nature of the instruments/content of the course you might be exposed to high volume levels. We strongly encourage everyone to bring a pair of ear plugs to every lesson.
Instrument, instrument stand, pencil, notebook (optional).
Playing with the ensemble and with individual sections, Making note of practice required between sessions. Listening to the tutor and taking notes. Participating in an end-of-term in-class performance in external performance opportunities where possible.