A typical Frinton course takes place at St Philomena's School, Hadleigh Road, Frinton on Sea, Essex.


The morning sessions on Monday to Friday run from 9 a.m. until 12.30 p.m. and the afternoons from 4.30 p.m. until 6 p.m.


The afternoons are free (beach, swimming, tennis, shops etc). On Saturday there is a rehearsal from 9 to noon.


Participants and their parents are invited to bring a picnic lunch to eat in the school grounds if fine, or inside if wet.


The final concert begins at 1.30 and lasts until about 3 p.m.


On Wednesday evenings there is a student concert. All parents and children are invited.