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Atarah’s Adult Advanced Flute Course No.15 in France

MAY 3-7 2017

A flute retreat with fabulous food and music. Atarah’s Advanced Flute Course No.15 is a French wallow in food and music for Diploma and Post Diploma adults at Atarah’s house/flute museum in the Dordogne. This course is food for body, mind and soul!

Flute Course in France with students and Atarah

For over 20 years Atarah has been running flute courses for adults in her own house in France with great success. She is always creative and original in her choice of repertoire for flute ensembles and orchestra, and has one of the world’s largest collection of flute orchestra material. This year also includes, pianist, harpist and singer.

Teachers very welcome as teaching problems are usually one of the main topics of conversation. Piccs, altos and basses welcome!

Fee of 620 euros includes simple accommodation in the converted farm house surrounded by vineyards, with heated pool, all food and wine both in house and excellent local restaurants. Atarah’s husband (author) Douglas Boyd is there for French history culture trips!

Venue: In the Dordogne, France, near Bergerac Airport with low cost flights from London Bristol, Liverpool Manchester, Southampton, Ireland, Scotland E.Midlands.

For further information contact Atarah at atarahflute@wanadoo.fr or call 0033557474428 or facebook.

Flute Course August 29th – September 1st 2016

Flute Course with Sam Coles & Atarah in France

MASTER Classes with Sam in day. Ensembles in the evenings.

Fluatists fluatists everywhere

An unusual chance to work on a movement of a concerto with flute orchestra backing conducted by Atarah /you play a solo backed by everyone else! Choose from: Bach or Telemann Suites, 3 Brandenburgs, many Vivialdis including picc, Quantz G and double, 4 Mozarts, Rossini, Chopin Variations, Saint Saens Odolette, Keenan Night Soliloquy, Faure Fantasie, Rutter Suite, Demare picc solos… Hue Fantasie, Griffes Poem, Bourne Carmen, Doppler Hungarian and Andante and Rondo et al. Also Mozart quartets and orchestral extracts with tutti flute orchestra backing.

Simple accommodation…Great food & free wine.

CHEAP AND CHEERFUL COURSE. Bursaries available. 380 euros. French students welcome.

Directions

By CAR. To 2 LE BOS, 33890 JUILLAC, FRANCE. Juillac is part of the village of
GENSAC, near CASTILLON LA BATAILLE,

By TRAIN. LIBOURNE station is directly connected to PARIS Montparnasse station, by high-speed train
(TGV), Paris Gare du Nord itself is 2h train from LONDON. Than a local train from Libourne takes you to
the nearest station which is CASTILLON LA BATAILLE.

By Air. The International BERGERAC AIRPORT has low cost flights from London, Stansted, Bristol,
E.Midlands, Southampton and Ireland. Or fly to BORDEAUX airport and than take 1-hour train to LIBOURNE.

FURTHER INFORMATION AND BOOKING

CONTACT atarahflute@wanadoo.fr Atarah on Facebook or phone 0033557474428

ATARAH’S FLUTE COURSE – FRANCE MAY 4-8th 2016

Venue: House party atmosphere in Atarah’s specially converted farmhouse in the vines, 1 mile from Dordogne river, 40 minutes Bergerac airport. Great food in house and in local restaurants, heated pool, collection and return from Bergerac

September 2012, scales in the sun 03

Making music in the sun

Atarah Ben-Tovim MBE Hon D.Mus flute courses are always unique! She is one of the few British women who has performed most of the major flute concertos with an orchestra during her 15 years as a principal flute and has run courses for almost 40 years. Her passions are large flute choirs playing arrangements of orchestral music and solo flute works with flute choir backing.

MAY 4-8th ADVANCED ADULT ADVENTURE no 14

Flute chamber music, excellent pianist, large orchestral ensembles, endless teachers chat! and great company for a small number of Diploma and Post Diploma Adults.

THURSDAY 5th all day or SATURDAY 7th afternoon

Extra players invited for large works -40 euros

Directions

By CAR. The exact address is: 2 LE BOS, 33890 JUILLAC, FRANCE. Juillac is part of the village of
GENSAC, near CASTILLON LA BATAILLE,

By TRAIN. LIBOURNE station is directly connected to PARIS Montparnasse station, by high-speed train
(TGV), Paris Gare du Nord itself is 2h train from LONDON. Than a local train from Libourne takes you to
the nearest station which is CASTILLON LA BATAILLE.

By Air. The International BERGERAC AIRPORT has low cost flights from London, Stansted, Bristol,
E.Midlands, Southampton and Ireland. Or fly to BORDEAUX airport and than take 1-hour train to LIBOURNE.

FURTHER INFORMATION AND BOOKING

CONTACT atarahflute@wanadoo.fr Atarah on Facebook or phone 0033557474428 www.atarah.tv

Advanced Flute Course: Atarah’s Anniversary Course No14

Atarah’s Anniversary Course No14 May 6-10 2015

In Southwest France for Advanced Adult flute-players. Atarah Ben-Tovim, MBE, Hon DMus, invites flautists to her beautiful converted farmhouse and flute museum two kilometres from River Dordogne (near Bergerac airport). Unlimited wine and great food both at home and local restaurants, with trips to Local markets.

Intensive personal coaching from Atarah for a small number of Diploma-level and post-Diploma adults. Detailed work on solos with piano accompaniment, concertos with flute orchestra accompaniment, finesse and flute chamber music and endless teaching issues.

Trio in the shade

Trio in the shade

Supper in the garden, the last evening, Atarah's, May 2012

Supper in the garden, the last evening, Atarah’s, May 2012

Course fee: 650 euros per person, including accommodation, all meals at home and in restaurants and transport from Bergerac airport or local railway station. Budget flights to Bergerac from Stanstead, Gatwick, Southampton, Birmingham, Bristol, Luton, Liverpool, Exeter and East Midlands. Leeds Glasgow,

(Flexi- weekend also possible)

Details: atarahflute@wanadoo.fr or call 0033 557 474428

Flute house party atmosphere with great company! Optional culture/historical tour with Atarah’s author husband.

Atarah’s Adult Advanced Flute Course No.12 in France MAY 7-11 2014

A flute retreat with fabulous food and music. Atarah’s Advanced Flute Course No.12 is a wallow in food and music for Diploma and Post Diploma adults at Atarah’s house/flute museum in the Dordogne. This course is food for body, mind and soul!

For over 20 years Atarah has been running flute courses for adults in her own house in France with great success. She is always creative and original in her choice of repertoire for flute ensembles and orchestra, and has one of the world’s largest collection of flute orchestra material. This year course also includes, pianist, harpist and singer.

Flute Course 2014 in France with Atarah

Flute Course 2014 in France with Sam Coles and Atarah

Teachers are very welcome as teaching problems are usually one of the main topics of conversation. Piccolo, altos and basses players welcome!

A fee of 620 euros includes simple accommodation in the converted farmhouse surrounded by vineyards, with heated pool. All food and wine both on site and at some of the excellent local restaurants. Atarah’s husband (author) Douglas Boyd is there for French history culture trips!

September 2012, relaxing in the sun

September 2012, relaxing in the sun 01

Venue: In the Dordogne, France, near Bergerac Airport with low cost flights from London, Bristol, Manchester, Midlands, Southampton, Ireland & Scotland. For further information contact Atarah at email Atarah or call 0033557474428 or make contact via facebook.

Atarah's Advanced Flute Course

Atarah's Advanced Flute Course

INTERNATIONAL FLUTE COURSE with SAMUEL COLES

Sam Coles and Atarah's very sucessful Easter course in the  Dordogne - french and english students together

Sam Coles and Atarah's very sucessful Easter course in the Dordogne - french and english students together

Soloist and Principal Flute in the Philharmonia Orchestra & teacher at the Royal Academy of Music

Thursday 18th JULY (15h)-Tuesday 23 JULY (17h) 2013 in the Dordogne region of FRANCE

Masterclasses mornings and afternoons with SAMUEL COLES.
Flute orchestra sessions in the evenings with ATARAH BEN-TOVIM MBE, former Principal Flute of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.

INFORMATION

This summer course will be hosted by Atarah Ben-Tovim in her converted farmhouse/flute-shrine in the heart of the
Dordogne vineyards.

Total cost 580 € including :
– Accommodation and food : 280€ simple shared accommodation (rooms for 2 to 3 people), meals at the property or
in local restaurants included, and heated pool at your disposal.
– teaching : 300€, includes subscription fee of 80€ to join by cheque to Samuel Coles with subscription form; the
remaining (500 € to Samuel COLES) will be due at arrival.
Classes will start on Thursday 18th afternoon, and a concert in a local church will take place probably on July 22.

ACCESS

– by CAR, the exact address is : 2 LE BOS, 33890 JUILLAC, FRANCE. Juillac is part of the village of
GENSAC, near CASTILLON LA BATAILLE,
– BY TRAIN : LIBOURNE station is directly connected to PARIS Montparnasse station, by speed train
(TGV), Paris Gare du Nord itself is 2h train from LONDON. Than a local train from Libourne takes you in no time to
the nearest station of CASTILLON LA BATAILLE.
-The International BERGERAC AIRPORT has low cost flights from LONDON Stansted, Bristol,
E.Midlands, Southampton and Ireland (ryan air, fly be…). Or fly to BORDEAUX airport with Easyjet or British
airways than take 1 hour train to LIBOURNE than CASTILLON LA BATAILLE.
Price includes collection from BERGERAC Airport or CASTILLON train station : do let us know your time and date of
arrival AND return if you want to be collected ! Samuel Coles can ensure the drive a few people from/back to
BORDEAUX airport to JUILLAC on the morning of July 18th, the seats are limited in number though!

FURTHER INFORMATION AND BOOKING

Contact ATARAH BEN-TOVIM 00 33 (0) 5 57 47 44 28 or atarahflute@wanadoo.fr,
You will receive the subscription FORM by email, which you can print, fill in, and send back with reservation fee (80€
to Samuel Coles) by post to Atarah Ben-Tovim, 2, Le Bos, 33890 JUILLAC, FRANCE
Booking advisable before June 1st