Fifth International Masterclass In Orchestral Conducting 2013 with Alexander Polishchuk and Mark Stringer APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED!
Fifth International Masterclass In
Orchestral Conducting 2013
with Alexander Polishchuk and Mark Stringer
APPLICATION DEADLINE EXTENDED!
2013 International Masterclass in Orchestral Conducting with Alexander Polishchuk(Professor of Conducting at the Rimsky-Korsakov St. Petersburg State Conservatory and former assistant to Ilya Musin) and Mark Stringer(Professor of Orchestral Conducting at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna) with the St. Petersburg Chamber Philharmonic. Five days of classes and a final concert, May 28 through June 1, 2013.
In order to maximize podium time, only 12 participants (and 8 observers) will be invited to work with Maestros Polishchuk and Stringer in May and June 2013 in St. Petersburg, Russia. Polishchuk is one of the Conservatory’s most important teachers and an expert in the Musin technique. Stringer, a graduate of the Julliard School in New York City, counts Bernstein, Ozawa, Rattle and Tilson Thomas among his teachers. The workshop will include score study sessions, conducting sessions with two pianos, conducting sessions with the orchestra, and the possibility of video review. All sessions will be videotaped. The top conductors of the class will have the opportunity to conduct on the final concert as part of the St. Petersburg Chamber Philharmonic’s 2013-2014 concert season.