INFORMATION REQUEST: Barry and Welsh Sumer Schools

Barry Summer School, 1960’s

We have a piece in preparation to looking forward to the 50th anniversary of the first Barry Summer School. Can anyone accurately fill in the gaps in this little history – the dates of the successor schools, all  very significant  pillars in the development of musicians and of a core audience for jazz in the UK. And let us have your best story too. E-mail or comment, either is fine: 

1966 – ??
Barry Summer School

early 1980s?
Polytechnic of South Wales

mid 1980s?
Porthcawl – Nottage Primary School

xxxx – 2007
The Glamorgan Summer School at
The University of Glamorgan

Summer Trinity Jazz Course at
Trinity College of Music

2012 – present
The Original UK Jazz Summer School at
The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama

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