Conducting Seminars

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WASBE’S EDUCATION AND REPERTOIRE COMMITTEE

2019-10-30T09:32:51+00:00

We would like to share with you a selection of Conducting Workshops for the school year 2019 - 2020 that might be of your interest:   EUROPE:   IV Encuentros de Dirección Orquestal Bilbao Musika (Spain), January 2020 https://www.bilbaomusika.eus/castellano/cbdcursodir.asp Clinicians : José Rafael Pascual Vilaplana, Thomas Doss   Joventuts Musicals de la Vall d’Albaida (Spain) 2019 - 2020 https://www.emusvall.es Clinicians: José Rafael Pascual Vilaplana, José Miguel Fayos Jordán, Tomás Gilabert Giner, Ramón García i Soler, Ángel Hernández Azorin, Rafael Agulló Albors, Manuel Mondéjar Criado   Royal Northern College of Music (England) External Masterclass and Short Courses 2019 - 2020 https://www.rncm.ac.uk/short-conducting-courses/ Clinicias: Mark [...]

WASBE’S EDUCATION AND REPERTOIRE COMMITTEE 2019-10-30T09:32:51+00:00

The Fourth International Conducting Competition for Chinese Music

2019-10-13T19:38:01+00:00

Initiated by the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra (HKCO) in 2011, the International Conducting Competition for Chinese Music has nurtured many conducting talents over the years. This year, the HKCO will join The Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts in organizing the global event to further the objectives of promoting Chinese orchestral music, enhancing artistic exchange and bridging the geographical divide. We aim to offer opportunities for budding conductors through the competition, and to nourish constant development of traditional Chinese music culture through supporting large-scale, modern Chinese music performances. More than 150 entries have been submitted from all over the world including Hong Kong, Mainland China, Taiwan, Japan, Singapore, [...]

The Fourth International Conducting Competition for Chinese Music 2019-10-13T19:38:01+00:00

Warsaw Wind Ensemble Conducting Competition 2019

2019-05-24T07:12:47+00:00

Warsaw Wind Ensemble Conducting Competition 2019 is the first edition of the international competition for wind orchestra conductors, which will be held in Warsaw. This is the second such competition in Europe. Its implementation is connected with the growing number of graduates of wind orchestras conducting specialities from all over Europe and the world. The competition is open – it is addressed to all wind-orchestra conductors without age limits. The conductors will conduct renowned Warsaw wind orchestras. They will be judged by a professional jury chaired by Prof. Szymon Kawalla. The competition is organized by the Warsaw Wind Music Association. More [...]

Warsaw Wind Ensemble Conducting Competition 2019 2019-05-24T07:12:47+00:00

WASBE Conducting Seminar in Buñol, Spain

2019-04-11T08:44:31+00:00

WASBE is excited to announce this special Conducting Seminar during their International Conference in Buñol, Spain in July 2019. The Seminar will be led by renowned conductors of international standing. Students have the chance to work on repertoire for chamber ensemble as well as wind orchestra. See pdf for more information WASBE Conducting Seminar2019

WASBE Conducting Seminar in Buñol, Spain 2019-04-11T08:44:31+00:00

University of Southern Maine School of Music Conducting Workshop

2019-02-20T20:38:36+00:00

Taking place from July 28-30, 2019, the USM Conducting Workshop will be geared towards individuals conducting professionally for instrumental ensembles, including graduate students, educators leading public school band programs, and directors of community and collegiate wind ensembles. This year, they will be joined by guest artist Eugene Migliaro Corporon, Director of Wind Studies at the University of North Texas. The USM Conducting Workshop offers three tracks of participation which cater to the individual needs of each participant. All tracks will allow participants to engage in enriching rehearsal labs with the Casco Bay Wind Symphony, Professor Corporon, and Professor Townsend. Tracks 1 [...]

University of Southern Maine School of Music Conducting Workshop 2019-02-20T20:38:36+00:00

Los Angeles Conducting Institute at Caltech June 24-28, 2019

2019-01-10T18:16:19+00:00

The Los Angeles Conducting Institute at Caltech is pleased to offer one full tuition scholarship ($1090 USD) to a qualified overseas applicant who is a WASBE member.  Registration begins January 15, and the deadline for scholarship applications is February 15, 2019. Featured faculty include conductors H. Robert Reynolds and Glenn D. Price, composers Frank Ticheli and Adam Schoenberg, plus performers Wayne Bergeron (Hollywood Studio soloist) and Andrew Bain (Principal Horn, LA Philharmonic).  The program takes place June 24-28, 2019, and further information may be found at this link: http://pva.caltech.edu/documents/3443/FINAL_-__LACI_v121318.pdf   

Los Angeles Conducting Institute at Caltech June 24-28, 2019 2019-01-10T18:16:19+00:00

International Conducting Studies Conference 2019 in Sydney, Australia

2018-11-17T19:02:14+00:00

The Sydney Conservatorium of Music/University of Sydney in collaboration with Oxford University are hosting an International Conducting Studies Conference 2019 2-4 August in Sydney. WASBE members are invited to consider submitting an abstract for a presentation at the conference. This is the first time that there will be a focus on wind bands so it would be wonderful to have an international presence. Details are attached. August in Sydney is also a good time to escape the summer heat! The deadline to apply is December 3 at Midnight Sydney time. More information here

International Conducting Studies Conference 2019 in Sydney, Australia 2018-11-17T19:02:14+00:00

CBDNA 2019 Young Composers/Conductors Mentor Project June 17-21, 2019

2018-10-26T06:05:12+00:00

The National Band Association will be hosting the 2019 Young Composers/Conductors Mentor Project on June 17-21, 2019, in Washington, D.C. at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling.  Their hosts for the event, and ensemble-in-residence, will be the United States Air Force Band.Talented young composers and conductors can apply to be a part of this unique opportunity.  Individuals selected to participate will work one-on-one with accomplished mentors throughout the week.  Composer participants will have their music performed by the United States Air Force Band, while conducting participants will have the opportunity to conduct this outstanding ensemble.Conducting Mentors for the 2019 YCCMP will be Dr. Linda [...]

CBDNA 2019 Young Composers/Conductors Mentor Project June 17-21, 2019 2018-10-26T06:05:12+00:00

UCF Conductors Symposium February 1 & 2 2019 in Orlando, Florida (USA)

2018-10-24T20:30:58+00:00

Online registrations are now being accepted for the 2019 University of Central Florida Conductors Symposium, February 1 & 2 in Orlando, Florida (USA). The Conducting Clinician will be Sarah McKoin, Director of Bands at Texas Tech University, and Music Education Clinician will be Larry Clark of Exelcia Music Publications.Registration is available under Conductor ($150) or as a non-conducting Participant ($100) statuses. Conductor status is on a first-come, first-served basis. After all slots are filled, further conductor applicants will be given participant status and will be placed on a waiting list for conductor status. There is no limit to the number of [...]

UCF Conductors Symposium February 1 & 2 2019 in Orlando, Florida (USA) 2018-10-24T20:30:58+00:00