The Complete Conductor: Focus on the Renaissance

INS 427
The Complete Conductor: Focus on the Renaissance
Application deadline extended to July 1, 2022.
July 14-17, 2022 / Thursday–Sunday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
Room:  EEW 415

William Weinert, director
Faculty: Kathryn Cowdrick, Eastman School of Music; Monica Dale, MusiKinesis®, Baltimore, MD

This dynamic team of choral/vocal faculty members will offer a workshop focused on topics addressed by choral directors and accompanists in the context of choral singing. The course will include daily sessions in conducting, singing, musicianship, class performance, vocal pedagogy, repertory selection, and movement-oriented MusiKinesis®. Each participating conductor will conduct Voices, the professional chamber chorus in residence at the Institute. Enrollment limited to 14 conductors.

Applicants should contact Dr. Weinert directly before applying: wweinert@esm.rochester.edu

This institute pairs well with Choral Masterworks – Brahms: Ein deutsches Requiem (July 9-12). Students are welcome to register for both courses together!

Planning your arrival and departure:
First scheduled activity: class begins Thursday, July 14 at 9 a.m.
Last scheduled activity: class ends Sunday, July 17 at 5 p.m.

Professional Development Hours: 30
Tuition:
$3,640 / 2 credits          
$785 / noncredit          

“Though I expected to learn some things, I was surprised with how much I learned given the shorter nature of the workshop. I absolutely recommend it.” – 2020 participant

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