Please contact RECITAL MUSIC (doublebass@tiscali.co.uk / 01963-370051) for more details about all the workshops listed.

Our music workshops are known for their friendly and relaxed approach enabling double bassists and singers to study and perform new music in a positive and encouraging environment.



SUNDAY 15 APRIL 2018
Purcell School, Bushey, Herts
London Basses Workshop
Directed by David Heyes & Eloise Riddell
Suitable for bassists of all ages and abilities (grade 3 level and above)
Discounts available until 28 February 2018


SUNDAY 29 APRIL 2018
S is for Singing!
Bramley Village Hall, Guildford (Surrey)
Singing Workshops directed by Sarah Poole
10.00-1.00 - Junior (7-16 years) / 2.00 - 5.00 - Adult (17 years and above)
Free coffee and muffins from 9.30am


SUNDAY 20 MAY 2018
S is for Singing!
Beech Hill Memorial Hall, Reading (Berks)
Singing Workshops directed by Sarah Poole
10.00-1.00 - Junior (7-16 years) / 2.00-5.00 - Adult (17 years and above)
Free coffee and muffins from 9.30am


SUNDAY 20 MAY 2018
Beech Hill Memorial Hall, Reading (Berks)
One-day Double Bass Workshop directed by David Heyes
Suitable for bassists of all ages and abilities (from grade 4-5 level)
Discounts available until 1 April 2018
Free coffee and muffins from 9.30am



17-19 August 2018
BASS-FEST
St John's Community Halls, Broadbridge Heath, West Sussex
Directed by David Heyes with Mette Hanskov (Denmark), Simon Garcia (Spain) & Lucy Keller (UK)


22/23 September 2018
WELLS DOUBLE BASS WEEKEND
Wells Cathedral School, Somerset
Directed by David Heyes with Gabriele Ragghianti (Italy), Emma Sullivan (Australia) and May Halyburton (Scotland)
Guests include Sarah Poole (soprano) and Mark Cracknell (piano)
Suitable for bassists of all ages and abilities (grade 4/5 level and above)
Free coffee and muffins from 9.30am each day


Sunday 18 November 2018
Wolvercote Village Hall, Oxford
One-day Double Bass Workshop directed by David Heyes
Suitable for bassists of all ages and abilities (from grade 4/5 level)
Discounts available until 1 September 2018
Free coffee and muffins from 9.30am


Sunday 18 November 2018
Wolvercote Village Hall, Oxford
One-day Singing Workshop directed by Sarah Poole


Friday 22 March 2019
Leeds (venue tbc)
6.00-9.00pm
Double Bass Workshop directed by David Heyes
Suitable for bassists of all ages and abilities (from grade 4/5 level)
Adult: £20.00 / Child-Student: £15.00
Fee includes coffee, tea or soft drinks


Saturday 23 March 2019
Green Hammerton Village Hall, York (UK)
Individual lessons with David Heyes
Contact doublebass@tiscali.co.uk if you would like to book a 30 or 60 minute lesson. Joint lessons are also possible.


Sunday 24 March 2019
Green Hammerton Village Hall, York (UK)
One-day double bass workshops directed by David Heyes
Suitable for bassists of all ages and abilities (from grade 4/5 level)
Discounts available until 1 January 2019
Free coffee and muffins from 9.30am