Choral Masterworks – Haydn’s The Creation

Second year masters orchestral conducting student Adja Park. // Ann Howard Jones, Professor Emerita of Music at Boston University leads Advanced Choral Conducting – Brahms Institute in the rehearsal hall of ESM's East Wing. // Summer classes at University of Rochester's Eastman School of Music  July 13, 2016.  // photo by J. Adam Fenster / University of Rochester

INS 404
Choral Masterworks – Haydn’s The Creation

July 9-13, 2018 / Monday–Friday, 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Room: EEW 415

Ann Howard Jones, Professor Emerita of Music at Boston University
William Weinert, Eastman School of Music 

In-depth analysis and rehearsal of Haydn’s The Creation. We will also explore recent research on issues of choral and instrumental performance practice in the Classical era. Participants conduct Voices, the professional chorus in residence at the Institute, as well as the community event “Summer Sing!” Enrollment limited to 14 conductors.

Professional Development Hours: 30
$3,220 / 2 credits           CRN 18950
$755 / noncredit             CRN 18942                  

Voices Concert: Sunday, July 8 at 3:00 p.m. in Hatch Recital Hall
Summer Sing: Thursday, July 12 at 7:30 p.m. in Kilbourn Hall (institute participants will conduct)

Planning your arrival and departure:
First scheduled activity: Class begins Monday, July 9 at 9:00 a.m.
Last scheduled activity: Class ends Friday, July 13 at 4:00 p.m.                 

“The content and faculty were very inspiring and instructive – I grew tremendously.” – 2017 participant

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