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Summer School report: Helen Lewis

ESTA Bursary Report 2021 With thanks to sponsor Hidersine and the Nannie Jamieson Nutshell Fund for supporting my bursary to attend the ESTA Summer School. The summer school was particularly special to attend this year, having not having been able to attend in-person training opportunities or do orchestral playing during the pandemic. Sharing ideas and [...]

Hidersine
14/11/2021

Resilience 2020: Nicola Rich

Tuesday 7th July - Report on ESTA CPD online course.   I am so grateful for the Nannie Jamieson Nutshell Fund bursary I received for the latest ESTA CPD online course. It was so lovely to get together with other teachers at this difficult time of teaching online and share experiences and ideas for the [...]

ESTA UK Bursary Committee
10/07/2020

Resilience 2020: Marion Crombie

ESTA CPD course, June 10 - 12, 2020 Marion Crombie   I was not sure how it would feel spending three mornings in front of a screen, so it was helpful to start the day with a Feldenkrais session, for which one doesn’t have to watch the screen but instead listen to the instructions. As [...]

ESTA UK Bursary Committee
10/07/2020

Resilience 2020: Helen Stanley

Report on ESTA CPD course, Resilience for a changing world, 10-12th June 2020.   Thanks to the ESTA Nannie Jamieson Nutshell Fund I received a generous award for this course, presented and ably tech-managed by Nicole Wilson, with excellent sessions by Simon Cartledge, Simon Fischer, Lucy Hare, Chris Haigh and Josephine Horder. As someone who [...]

ESTA UK Bursary Committee
10/07/2020

Resilience 2020: Rachael Smart

ESTA June 2020 Report I would like to start this report by thanking the ‘Nannie Jamieson Nutshell Fund’ for funding the bursary I received for my part time attendance at the June CPD Sessions “Resilience for a Changing World”. I have been working as a full time Upper Strings Instructor at Glasgow City Council for [...]

ESTA UK Bursary Committee
10/07/2020

Resilience 2020: Barbara Degener

Webinar ESTA CPD Resilience June 2020       Barbara Degener   For so many years I have been thinking of joining the ESTA summer course. Thanks to lock down and help from the Nannie Jamieson Nutshell Bursary I finally had the opportunity to “meet” a fantastic team of very knowledgeable people. On the menu was Feldenkrais with [...]

ESTA UK Bursary Committee
10/07/2020

Resilience 2020: Lesley Macleod

ESTA UK Online Summer School 9th -12th June 2020      Report for the Nannie Jamieson Nutshell Fund by Lesley Macleod                               Violin teacher, Kirkwall, Orkney I attended the ESTA online summer school with the generous financial assistance of the Nannie [...]

ESTA UK Bursary Committee
07/07/2020

Summer School 2019: Charlotte Howes

ESTA UK Summer School 2019 Charlotte Howes   In this short report I’d like to say something about the 2019 ESTA UK Summer School. I was able to attend this thanks to a generous bursary from the Nannie Jamieson Nutshell Fund, for which I am really grateful. This opportunity was particularly useful for me as [...]

ESTA UK Bursary Committee
04/11/2019

Summer School 2019: Lucy Heath

Lucy Heath                                    ESTA SS Report 2019   I was fortunate to be assisted by a bursary from the Nannie Jamieson Nutshell Fund in order to attend the ESTA Summer School in Chichester during August 2019. I could only attend the first few days of the course but what a few days! Until a few [...]

ESTA UK Bursary Committee
04/11/2019