Refresher Repair & Care
Course overview | For previous participants of our other Repair & Care courses, an opportunity to refresh skills learnt and ask further questions.
Or sign up to on the waiting list at the bottom of this page.
Tutor | Daniel Bangham
Daniel is the founder and director of Cambridge Woodwind Makers as well as being an internationally renowned classical clarinet maker. Daniel started a clarinet making and instrument repair workshop in 1981, this then became Wood, Wind & Reed specialist music shop in Cambridge.
“I really enjoyed the course …. I felt I learned a lot in a short time”
“…a highlight was seeing those beautiful flutes from history I’ve read about and never thought I’d get to see in real life.”
The course fee covers all the materials, use of tools and expert tuition. It also includes light refreshments throughout the day.
Cost | £75
Course duration | 1 day
Times | 10.00am – 4.00pm
Abilities | Suitable for adults and students over 16 years old; musicians, artisans and craftspeople.
Questions | if you have any questions or comments please email Daniel: email@example.com
What to bring | The instrument(s) you wish to learn to diagnose and repair. You will also need to wear workshop appropriate clothing. Aprons and overalls are available to use. Remember glasses if you need them, the work involves looking at small details. If you have any tools of your own you are welcome to bring them but make sure they are marked or labelled.
Lunch | If you don’t wish to bring a packed lunch food can be bought from local stores, pubs or cafes, all within walking distance of the workshop. We have a well equipped kitchen available for use by course participants.
Location | 6 Lintech Court, Linton, Cambridgeshire, CB21 4XN, ENGLAND
Transport | The workshop is a few miles south of Cambridge city and can be reached by the route 13 buses. Follow signs to Linton Zoo and we are on the industrial estate next door.
Accommodation | If you are not local to Cambridge you will need to arrange your own accommodation for the duration of the course. View our accommodation page for ideas.
Participant Guidelines | Please read our participant guidelines which can be found here
Booking | Your reservation on a course is not complete until payment has been received.
Photos | We may take pictures during classes which may be used on our social media feeds and later in publicity. If you wish not to be in photographs please let the tutor and staff know at the start of the class.
Insurance | We have pubic liability insurance, however personal accident insurance is obligatory for non EU participants.
Deposits | Any course with a fee of £200 or more includes a non-refundable deposit of £200.
Alternative Dates | If the dates available do not suit you it may be possible to arrange a date that does. However, we can only run an instrument making course with a minimum of two people and a Repair & Care with a minimum of three.