The Complete Conductor – Focus on Brahms

First year DMA Orchestral conducting student Garrett Wellenstein. // 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 427
The Complete Conductor – Focus on Brahms

July 16-20, 2018 / Monday–Friday, 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
Room:  EEW 415

William Weinert, director
Faculty: Robert Swensen, Kathryn Cowdrick, Eastman School of Music; Monica Dale, Musikinesis (Baltimore, MD)

This dynamic team of choral/vocal faculty members will offer a weeklong workshop exploring the music of Brahms for smaller choruses. The course will include daily sessions in conducting, singing, musicianship, vocal pedagogy, and Dalcroze Eurhythmics. Each participating conductor will conduct Voices, the professional chamber chorus in residence at the Institute. Enrollment limited to 14 conductors.

Planning your arrival and departure:
First scheduled activity: Class begins Monday, July 16 at 9:00 a.m.
Last scheduled activity: Class ends Friday, July 20 at 4:00 p.m.

Professional Development Hours: 30
$3,220 / 2 credits           CRN 19071
$755 / noncredit             CRN 19060

“Dr. Weinert is extremely knowledgeable and provided a plethora of valuable information.” – 2017 participant

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Read our blog: “The Physical Reality of Being Human”: Monica Dale Discusses Music and Dalcroze Eurhythmics