Read below to find some frequently asked questions with answers!  If you would like to submit a question that isn’t there already then please do contact us.


Although not vital, a music stand is useful if you wish to practice in your room and if it isn’t too much to trouble to bring it then please do.
There is a concert on the final night for the students. We have a time limit for this performance of c.5mins and there is no set dress code – people tend to go smart/casual.
The course finishes on the Friday evening after a final student concert and departures are the next morning. A train sometime between 9am and 11am would work.
In the morning you will receive your individual lessons, piano sessions, and technique classes. Later in the week, we will also allocate mornings for the Advanced Performer mini-masterclasses. After lunch we have slots for the extra classes – flute choir, circular breathing, baroque class etc. From approximately 2.30pm each afternoon, you have the amazing opportunity to attend the main masterclasses given by our tutors. This 3 hour session will be split between two tutors and they will each work with two students from the Intensive Performer course. There will be a recital from a different staff member every evening from Monday to Thursday followed by snacks, drinks, relaxation and table tennis!
Most people arrive between 3pm and 4.30pm with course introductions at 5pm. The first evening involves a relaxed class to allow people to recover from travel.
Travel to Leuchars Train Station or St Andrews Bus Station. Once at either of these destinations we provide transport to St Leonards School. For more information download our travel pack or get in touch.

Download our travel pack here for more detailed travel infromation – Travel 2018.


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