Short Courses

Nordoff Robbins Short Course

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Short Courses

Throughout the year we run a number of short courses open to those who want to learn more about us. Some are open to everyone interested in music therapy regardless of experience, while others are specifically for trained music therapists who want to learn more about the Nordoff Robbins approach to music therapy. For more information, or if you've any questions, please email the Education team

 

What is music therapy? A brief introduction to the Nordoff Robbins approach

This single session introduction to the ideas and practice of Nordoff Robbins music therapy will be presented by experienced music therapists. It will include information, examples of music therapy in action and practical activities. The course is open to anyone interested in music therapy, no previous experience is necessary.

Cost: £45 (concession for full time students and unwaged £25)
To book a place or for further enquiries please contact education@nordoff-robbins.org.uk

London

Date: 10.00am - 12.30pm, Saturday 9th February 2019    This course is now fully booked
Location: Nordoff Robbins London Centre, 2 Lissenden Gardens, London NW5 1PQ

Date: 10.00am - 12.30pm, Saturday 23rd March 2019
Location: Nordoff Robbins London Centre, 2 Lissenden Gardens, London NW5 1PQ

newcastle

Date: 5.30pm - 8.00pm, Thursday 28th February 2019
Location: Nordoff Robbins Newcastle Centre, Burdon Terrace, Jesmond NE2 3AE

 

How Music Can Help – an extended introduction to Nordoff Robbins Music Therapy - SIX week evening course

This six week evening course will be run by experienced Nordoff Robbins music therapists. It will include information about music therapy and the Nordoff Robbins approach, examples of music therapy in action, and practical music making. The course is open to anyone interested in music therapy, catering equally for people with no previous knowledge and for those with experience in related fields.

Cost: £165 (concession for full time students and unwaged £90)
For further enquiries and to book a place please contact education@nordoff-robbins.org.uk

Cardiff

Dates: 6.30 - 8.30pm Monday evenings, 14th January -  18th February 2019
Location: Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff CF10 3ER

leeds

Dates: 6.00pm - 8.00pm Thursday evenings, 31st January -  14th February and 28th February - 14th March 2019   (NB. not 21st February)
Location: University of Leeds School of Music, Leeds LS2 9JS

 

CROYDON

Dates: 6.00 - 8.00pm Thursday evenings, 28th February -  4th April 2019
Location: Nordoff Robbins Andrew Lloyd Webber Unit, The Crescent, Croydon. CRO2HN

 
MUSICAL IMPROVISATION - FOUR WEEK EVENING COURSE

A four week evening course exploring musical improvisation and the fundamentals of music and interaction. The course is active and practical – we will be making music together most of the time! We aim to develop your awareness, freedom and technique in musical improvisation. The course is suitable for people with all levels and types of musical experience, from experienced musicians to those with little or no previous experience. 

Cost: £120 (concession for full time students and unwaged £70)
For further enquiries and to book a place please contact education@nordoff-robbins.org.uk

Newcastle

Dates: 6.00pm – 8.00pm Thursday evenings, 14th March - 4th April 2019
Location: Nordoff Robbins Newcastle Centre, Burdon terrace, Jesmond NE2 3AE

 

 

 

Want to take things further?

If you've already done a short course and want to train to become a music therapist, check out our Master's programme.