• Flannery Centre (map)
  • 341 Havannah St
  • Bathurst, NSW, 2795
  • Australia

The Mitchell Conservatorium (in partnership with the Riverina Conservatorium of Music & ANU Music Engagement Program) is offering a unique and fun workshop opportunity for adult string players.

String players of all levels and experience are welcome, we particularly welcome also teachers and community members who do not currently play a string instrument but would like to! Workshop music will suit most levels of experience and any bowed stringed instrumentalists are encouraged to register for what will be an uplifting weekend!

Program includes:

  • large ensemble rehearsals 
  • small group rehearsals & tutorials
  • community concert
  • presentation on strings & accessories
  • Yoga for String players from movement in music practitioner
  • Dinner on Saturday night (not inc. in cost of workshop)

Workshop Tutors:

  • Andrew Baker Co-Leader/Conductor, Violin
  • Lauren Davis Co-Leader/Conductor, Violin/Viola
  • Nicholas Newell Violin/Viola
  • Fiona Thompson Viola
  • Gillian Pereira Cello
  • Sybbi Georgiou Cello

Plus other tutors, with support from Professor Susan West and ANU Music Engagement Program staff.


Flannery Centre, 341 Havannah Street, Bathurst NSW

What to Bring:

  • Your Instrument
  • Portable Stand
  • Folder for Sheet Music
  • Pencil & Eraser
  • Smart casual dress for Community Concert
  • Bring your own packed lunch or pick one up from CBD sandwich shop, 10min drive from venue.


Motels within 10min drive of venue, including Havannah Apartments, Panorama City Hotel Motel, Bathurst Heritage Apartments, Country Lodge Motor Inn.


$150 9inc. sheet music, tea/coffee, fruit and nibbles. Payment due by Friday August 21.

Please call the Mitchell Conservatorium Office on (02) 6331 6622 to secure your booking or for further information.

Bookings Essential!