December 9, 2014
by Kim Mackrell
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2014 in a nutshell

2014 for me has been the year of moving house and all the chaos that brings. Amongst the many things neglected this year is Chamber Cellos website, waiting in the background quietly giving off out of date information and looking sadly abandoned. But … Continue reading

March 3, 2014
by Kim Mackrell
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sight reading

Top tip No2. Sight reading. There have been some interesting discussions recently amongst Chamber Cellos participants about sight reading. The nature of an amateur group is that there is a huge variation in learning and playing experiences. Some players are … Continue reading

March 3, 2014
by Kim Mackrell
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2014 has begun in style

Chamber Cellos 2014 courses got going last weekend with a great group producing a wonderful concert at St Stephen’s Church. Players of all levels worked together and supported each other over the two days to produce beautifully blended sounds and stylish performances … Continue reading

January 13, 2014
by Kim Mackrell
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This year

This year Chamber Cellos will be holding five courses, two of them residential, three non-residential. Our first course abroad took place in September last year, and although it wasn’t full it was a triumph, deemed to be the ‘best course … Continue reading

January 13, 2014
by Kim Mackrell
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6 years on

Last year saw Chamber Cellos celebrate it’s 5th anniversary. Another year on and it is amazing to see how far we have come from the humble beginnings of that first cobbled-together but joyful course in windy Pembrokshire, where space was … Continue reading