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    President of GML – Professor Julian Lloyd Webber – GML International Music Festival and Summer School 2023

    The Global Musicians’ League (GML) stands as a vibrant beacon in the world of classical music, seamlessly blending tradition with a forward-thinking vision. Established in 2020 under the insightful leadership of director Candian Li and GML president Julian Lloyd Webber, GML serves as a dynamic platform for musicians and music enthusiasts alike. GML is dedicated to making the grandeur of music accessible to everyone, embracing diversity and inclusivity through a wide array of programmes. From immersive festivals and enriching masterclasses to thrilling competitions and extensive outreach initiatives, GML is committed to nurturing the timeless essence of classical music. With GML, you are part of a passionate community that not only appreciates music but breathes life into it, note by note.

    GML International Music Festival and Summer School 2023 – Workshop
    GML International Music Festival and Summer School 2023 – Music Tour at Birmingham Town Hall And Symphony Hall

    A Week of Musical Excellence

    From the 18th to the 23rd of August 2023, the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire was alive with the sounds of the Global Musicians’ League International Music Summer School. Organised by GML CEO Candian Li, this six-day event was a vibrant gathering of young musicians and renowned professionals, designed to offer an enriching and immersive musical experience.

    GML International Music Festival and Summer School 2023 – Professor Julian Lloyd Webber Masterclass
    GML International Music Festival and Summer School 2023 – Deputy Head of Keyboard Royal College of Music – Professor Ian Jones Masterclass

    Distinguished Faculty

    The summer school featured a stellar lineup of esteemed musicians and educators. Julian Lloyd Webber, GML’s president and former principal of the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, brought an air of distinction to the event. He was joined by Ian Jones, Deputy Head of Keyboard at the Royal College of Music, celebrated pianist Mengyang Pan, Daniel Browell, Deputy Head of Keyboard, and renowned musicians Mark Bebbington, Jan Loeffler, Katharine Lam, and George Rowley. Their expertise and dedication provided an inspiring and supportive environment for all participants.

    GML International Music Festival and Summer School 2023 – Deputy Head of Keyboard Royal College of Music – Professor Ian Jones Piano Concert

    A Comprehensive Musical Journey

    Attendees of the summer school enjoyed a rich programme that balanced theoretical learning, practical application, and performance opportunities. Each day was thoughtfully structured to ensure a well-rounded musical education.

    • Masterclasses: Led by the distinguished faculty, these sessions offered deep dives into various aspects of musicianship, including technique, interpretation, and performance skills.
    • Concerts: The summer school featured concerts by the esteemed professors, showcasing their exceptional talent and providing inspirational performances. Additionally, a student concert at the end of the programme allowed participants to demonstrate their progress and perform in a professional setting.
    • Workshops: Interactive workshops covered a broad range of topics, from ensemble playing and stage presence to the business aspects of a musical career.
    • One-to-One Lessons: Personalised lessons provided tailored guidance, focusing on each student’s unique strengths and areas for improvement.
    GML International Music Festival and Summer School 2023 – Deputy Head of Keyboard Royal College of Music – Professor Ian Jones Piano Concert
    GML International Music Festival and Summer School 2023 – Professor Mengyang Pan Concert
    GML International Music Festival and Summer School 2023 – Professor Mark Bebbington Concert

    Glowing Feedback

    The summer school received high praise from both participants and parents. Young musicians appreciated the high calibre of instruction and the nurturing atmosphere, while parents were impressed by the significant improvement in their children’s musical abilities and confidence. The event was celebrated not only for its educational impact but also for fostering a sense of community among young musicians.

    GML International Music Festival and Summer School 2023 – Concert

    A Memorable student concert

    The final student concert was a highlight, showcasing the impressive progress made by the participants over the six days. This event embodied the spirit of the summer school, celebrating the joy of music and the achievements of the students.

    GML International Music Festival and Summer School 2023 – Student Concert
    GML International Music Festival and Summer School 2023 – Student Concert

    The Global Musicians’ League International Music Summer School at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire was an outstanding success. It perfectly encapsulated GML’s mission to nurture and promote classical music, providing an unforgettable experience for all involved. Under the visionary leadership of Candian Li and with the support of an exceptional faculty, this event has set a new standard for musical education programmes. As GML continues to harmonise the world of music, events like this summer school will play a crucial role in inspiring and developing the next generation of musicians.

    GML International Music Festival and Summer School 2023 – Concert
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