10:00 AM / 5:45 PM

Venues: Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, SE10 9JF | Meridian Primary School, SE10 9NY

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance

Stringers of Edinburgh

Thomastik Infeld Handmade Strings

London Cello Society and Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance present Global CelloDay in celebration of music from the far corners of the world. Aaron Minsky and his Ten International Cello Encores will feature in performances throughout the day and in masterclasses, and there will be classes on North African melodies, Latin beats, South American tangos and milongas and American blues and jazz. Music for all seasons and all hearts! Come along for a wonderful day of sharing world music with your cello friends here at home. The river beckons!

We thank our very special sponsors Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, Stringers London & Edinburgh and Thomastik Infeld for their generous support of this event.

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Artiste Masterclasses

Aaron Minsky
Nick Trygstad

World Music Classes

Ivan Hussey
Aaron Minsky
Abel Selaocoe
Shirley Smart

Senior guest teachers

William Bruce
Sebastian Comberti
Penny Driver
David Kenedy
Joely Koos
Helen Neilson
Daisy Vatalaro

Junior guest teachers

Dan James
Alice Jones
Ollie Mansfield
Lara Moore
Helen Neilson
Josh Salter

Schedule of Events

Senior ScheduleJunior Schedule

Senior Schedule (grades 5-8+)

10.00am-12.00pmWorld Music techniques and repertoire
12.00pm-1.00pmLunch break*
1.00pm-2.00pmPerformances of the Ten International
Cello Encores by students and Aaron Minsky
2.15pm-3.30pmPerformance classes
3.15pm-4.30pmMasterclasses with Aaron Minsky & Nick Trygstad
4.30pm-5.00pmTea break
5.00pm-5.45pmTutti Cello Ensemble with Ollie Mansfield & Josh Salter

Junior Division (grades 1-4)

10.00am-11.15amWarm ups and global techniques
11.15am-11.40amTea Break
11.45am-1.00pmFolk music from around the world
Lunch break*
2.15am–3.30pmJunior Cello Ensemble

Juniors are invited to attend all senior events after 3.30 pm.

Enrolment Fees

Seniors (grades 5-8+)

£44 Non-members of LCS Cello Club
£38** LCS Cello Club members

Juniors (grades 1-4)

£40 Non-members of LCS Cello Club
£34** LCS Cello Club Members

Observers (All welcome)

£10 Non-members of LCS
£8** LCS members

**All LCS members and LCS Cello Club members receive 20% discount. All fees include refreshments at tea break.
*Lunch is not provided. Students may bring a packed lunch or eat in the surrounding nearby restaurants.


Trinity Laban Conservatoire
of Music and Dance,
King Charles Court
Old Royal Naval College,
Greenwich SE10 9JF


Meridian Primary School,
Old Woolwich Road,
Greenwich SE10 9NY

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