Astraea Guitar Workshop

2nd of March, 2019 from 10 am - 9 pm Foxton Village Hall (Hardman Road CB22 6RN)

This all day workshop features Raymond Burley and Valerie Hartzell, as the Astraea Guitar Duo, with guitar orchestra rehearsals and small ensemble master classes. There is only room for 8 groups to perform in the master classes; each group will receive 30 min (all types of groups welcome  - duos, trios, quartets, quintets, etc). 

The day starts with tea, coffee, fruit & various pastries before our first event of the day (provided by Ray and Valérie). Participants are asked to bring a lunch (we will have tea, coffee with biscuits available), however, a catered dinner will be provided as part of the tuition. 

In the evening, small ensembles from the master classes, Astraea Guitar Duo, and the guitar orchestra will perform in the evening which will be open to the public. 

Tuition: £45 (includes catered dinner and all teas/coffees plus registration light breakfast of fruit & pastries)

Master class: £10 

Tickets to concert: £5 (free to festival participants & their partners): 7:30 pm

For questions or for more information, please contact Valérie at 

If you would like to stay over night, feel free to visit my list of hotels in the area of Foxton: TRAVEL INFORMATION


10:00 – 10:30 am

Registration  & Tea Time – Lobby


10:30 – 11:45 am

Guitar Orchestra Rehearsal


11:50 am – 1:00 pm

Workshop with Raymond Burley & Valérie Hartzell

1:00 – 1:45 pm



1:45 – 3:45 pm

Small Ensemble Master class (2 rooms)


3:45 – 4:00 pm

Tea & Coffee Break


4:00 – 5:45 pm

Guitar Orchestra Rehearsal


5:45 – 6:45 pm



6:45 – 7:15 pm

Dress Rehearsal (in 2nd classroom)


7:30 – 9 pm

Concert: small ensembles, Astraea Guitar Duo, Guitar Orchestra, open to the public


Application Form