Rutland singers’ chance to shine on music course

TOP music professionals will help youngsters put on a show during a five-day course.

The NB Music Course, run by charity The Nicholas Branston Foundation, will take place from August 15 to 19 at Oakham School.

Assistant musical director for the show Jersey Boys at London’s Prince Edward Theatre, Katharine Woolley, will coach singers aged seven to 21 towards a full production of the show The Wiz.

Students can also opt to sing in the Glee Choir, led by Rachel Branston and choreographer Spencer James.

Full details of the course, which costs £195, can be found online at www.NBMusicCourses.org .