Cambridge Woodwind Makers

preserving and promoting artisanship through participation

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Bespoke Courses

Cambridge Woodwind Makers are able to offer private courses and events for groups or individuals. These range from 1-to-1 Repair & Care sessions to group workshop visits or experimental sessions.

Past events have included Repair & Care workshops at the Guildhall School of Music, the Red Hat Society visit, NAMIR meetings, Repair & Care classes for CASS and private clarinet experimental sessions as well as private Repair & Care classes. Bespoke courses are primarily run by Daniel Bangham but this will depend on your requirements and interests.

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Classical Clarinet Making – August 2019

Sun 11th August @ 10:00 - Sun 25th August @ 17:30

Cornetto Making – August 2019

Mon 26th August @ 09:30 - Fri 30th August @ 17:00

Tutor | Daniel Bangham

Daniel is the founder and director of Cambridge Woodwind Makers as well as being an internationally renowned classical clarinet maker. Daniel has been making classical clarinets since 1984 and has successfully guided students with no prior handwork skill to complete fantastic instruments. Daniel started an instrument making and repair workshop in 1981, this then became Wood, Wind & Reed specialist music shop in Cambridge.

 

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Cost | Course costs will depend on the nature of the event. Some can be arranged by donation. Others will incur direct costs.

Course duration | Depending on requirements.

Abilities | Suitable for anyone, school visits are encouraged.

Please email us to arrange your bespoke course: information@cambridgewoodwindmakers.org

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.

Upcoming Related Courses

Classical Clarinet Making – August 2019

Sun 11th August @ 10:00 - Sun 25th August @ 17:30

Cornetto Making – August 2019

Mon 26th August @ 09:30 - Fri 30th August @ 17:00

One-Keyed Folk Flute Making – September 2019

Sun 1st September @ 12:00 - Fri 6th September @ 12:00

Oboe & Bassoon Repair & Care – September 2019

Sat 14th September @ 10:00 - 16:00

Recorder Making with Jacqueline Sorel – September 2019

Sun 15th September @ 09:00 - Thu 19th September @ 17:00

Baroque and Modern Oboe Reed Making – October 2019

Sat 5th October @ 10:00 - Sun 6th October @ 16:00

Saxophone Repair & Care – October 2019

Sat 12th October @ 10:00 - 16:00

Baroque Oboe Making – Denner – October 2019

Sat 12th October @ 10:00 - Thu 17th October @ 17:30

Key Making – November 2019

Mon 4th November @ 10:00 - Thu 7th November @ 17:00

Recorder Making with Tim Cranmore – November 2019

Sat 9th November @ 10:00 - Wed 13th November @ 17:30

Baroque Oboe Making – January 2020

Sat 11th January 2020 @ 10:00 - Thu 16th January 2020 @ 17:30

Recorder Making with Tim Cranmore – January 2020

Mon 27th January 2020 @ 10:00 - Fri 31st January 2020 @ 17:30

Recorder Making with Jacqueline Sorel – February 2020

Sun 23rd February 2020 @ 09:00 - Thu 27th February 2020 @ 17:00

Recorder Repair & Care – Saturday – February 2020

Sat 29th February 2020 @ 10:00 - 16:00

Recorder Repair & Care – Sunday – March 2020

Sun 1st March 2020 @ 10:00 - 16:00

Flute Repair & Care – March 2020

Wed 18th March 2020 @ 10:00 - 16:00

Clarinet Repair & Care – March 2020

Thu 19th March 2020 @ 10:00 - 16:00

Recorder Making with Tim Cranmore – March 2020

Sat 21st March 2020 @ 10:00 - Wed 25th March 2020 @ 17:30

Saxophone Repair & Care – March 2020

Sat 28th March 2020 @ 10:00 - 16:00

Clarinet Barrel Experimentation Day – April 2020

Thu 2nd April 2020 @ 10:00 - 16:30

One-Keyed Folk Flute Making – April 2020

Sun 19th April 2020 @ 09:00 - Thu 23rd April 2020 @ 17:00

Classical Clarinet Making – June 2020

Mon 1st June 2020 @ 10:00 - Mon 15th June 2020 @ 17:30

Refresher Repair & Care – July 2020

Sat 4th July 2020 @ 10:00 - 16:00