Please have the following details ready before filling out the form below.
  • Details about your child’s musical history, including feedback from your child’s music teacher if applicable
  • Details about your child’s medical history, including dates of major illnesses
What course(s) are you applying for?

Wind, Brass and Percussion - BoardingWind, Brass and Percussion - DayPiano - BoardingPiano - DayString (Chamber Music) - BoardingString (Chamber Music) - DayString (Solo) - BoardingString (Solo) - DayJazz - BoardingJazz - Day

Pupil Information

First name (required)

Surname (required)

Correspondence address, including postcode (required)

Telephone (H)


Your email (required)

Age at time of course (required)

Date of birth (required)



First language (required)

Nationality (required)

Parent/guardian Name (required)

Emergency contact details (if different from above) for use during the course

Current school (required)

Please state your reason(s) for taking this course (required)

If appropriate please provide any additional information relevant to your stay in Wells

Where did you hear about our course? (required)

Would you like us to contact you about our future music summer schools and other opportunities at Wells Cathedral School?


All About Me

Things you would like us to know about me are:

At home I live with:

I like:

I dislike:

To relax, I like to:

I feel worried when:

I laugh the most when:

Three things I'm good at on my instrument are:

Three things I would like to learn or improve on my instrument are:

Three words I would use to describe myself are:

Musical History

Please provide as many relevant details about your level of experience as possible, using the list below as a guide to the type of information you may wish to consider providing. We understand that not all courses require a high level of experience so do not worry if not everything is relevant to you.

Please note that giving a detailed history will help us to better plan your week, enabling you to get the best out of the course.

  • How long you have been playing
  • Your knowledge of major and minor scales and ability to read music
  • The frequency and duration of your lessons
  • Orchestras/band/groups you play with
  • Concerts have you recently attended
  • Solo music you have played
  • Repertoire you recently studied
  • Last grade taken if applicable (and approximate standard if different)
  • Your jazz and improvising experience (jazz course only)
  • Your understanding of jazz theory/harmony (jazz course only)

Main instrument to be played on the course (required)

Name of school or music or instrumental teacher who is recommending you for the course (if applicable)

Other instruments played/grades taken (if applicable)

Percussion pupils: Please specify what, if any, instruments you own and whether you’re able to bring them to the course.

I would be interested in additional individual vocal coaching (Wind, Brass & Percussion course only, dependent on interest)

Please tick to confirm you have instrument insurance cover in place. (required)

International Pupils

Please indicate your standard of English by ticking the boxes below.

Spoken English


Written English


Medical History

Does your child suffer from (tick as appropriate)


If yes, please give brief details

Please give details if your child has any allergies to food, medication or stings.

Please give details if your child is on any medication.

Please give details if your child has a special diet.

Please give details if your child has travelled abroad recently (other than the UK).

If your child wears glasses/contact lenses, please state when he/she was last tested.

Please give details if your child has ever been treated in hospital.

Please give details if your child has had any operations or severe illnesses not mentioned above.

Please provide details of any special needs or disabilities your child may have.

Childhood Diseases

Please give the date when your child has had these illnesses (if applicable):

Chicken pox






Scarlet Fever

Whooping Cough


If your son/daughter carries an epi-pen, please provide him/her with two spare epi-pens in addition to the one your child carries. An epi-pen will be given to the member of staff supervising your child to be used in case of emergency.

Photography and Film Permission

During the summer schools, staff and external photographers will photograph or film participants and staff. Below are listed the places where these photographs and videos may be used:

  • the school websites
  • the school’s social media channels
  • the school's newsletters or magazines
  • other marketing and publicity material for the school and its associated business and outreach
  • press releases to local and national newspapers
  • sharing recorded concerts with parents, guardians and friends.

Please indicate your permission below as appropriate (required):

I do give permission for my son/daughter being photographed and filmed for the activities listed aboveI do not give permission for my son/daughter being photographed and filmed

Terms and Conditions

I confirm that I have understood and accept all Terms and Conditions.

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Complete the Booking Process

Please note that we will email you confirmation of your registration with the links below.

To complete the booking process,please click this link in order to make payment. Please note you will need to set up an account the first time you book a course.

Unable to submit our form?

If you are having any trouble submitting our form, please fill out this basic registration form and return it to  [email protected] We will contact you before the course to get some more details so we can tailor our course and ensure your child has the best experience!

If you have any questions or if you’d like help with the application process, please contact us on 01749 834298 / [email protected]