Art of Band Conducting and Rehearsal Workshop Tuesday-Saturday, June 16-20, 2015

Conducting Workshop


Art of Band Conducting and Rehearsal Workshop

Tuesday-Saturday, June 16-20, 2015

Workshop Overview

All sessions will be held in the facilities of The University of Texas at Austin Butler School of Music . Activities will include conducting the UT Summer Chamber Winds, as well as panel discussions and classroom sessions dealing with literature, score study, rehearsal techniques, ensemble motivation, conducting technique, and personal musical growth.

Enrollment Information

Participant

Participants will conduct the UT Summer Chamber Winds, as well as attend all sessions. Participant status is designed for conductors with a minimum of a completed bachelor’s degree in music and one year of experience in either a teaching situation or graduate conducting study.

Total participant workshop fee is $600. This total includes a $100 non-refundable deposit. Enrollment will open on Tuesday, February 3, 2015, and will close Friday, May 1, 2015. No refunds will be given for cancellations after Friday, May 8, 2015.

Observer

Observers will attend all sessions but will not conduct the ensembles. Observer status is recommended for and open to musicians at all levels. Observer registration is not limited.

Total observer workshop fee is $350. This total includes a $100 non-refundable deposit. Enrollment will open on Tuesday, February 3, 2015, and will close Friday, May 1, 2015. No refunds will be given for cancellations after Friday, May 8, 2015.

Housing

Dormitory housing is available on campus. Complete dormitory and some hotel information will accompany your confirmation if requested on the registration form. Please note that Austin hotels run at a 95% occupancy year round. The Austin Convention & Visitors Bureau online has hotel information at: http://www.austintexas.org/.

Tax Deduction

Treasury regulation 1.162-5 permits an income tax deduction for educational expenses (including travel, meals, lodging) undertaken to maintain or improve professional skills.

Contact

Jason Missal – jdmissal@utexas.edu

Featured Clinicians

Repertoire

Chamber Music:

Serenade No. 10 in B-flat Major, K. 361/370a, W.A. Mozart (Bärenreiter)

  • I.  Largo, Molto Allegro
  • III.  Adagio
  • V.  Romance
  • VII.  Finale, Molto Allegro

Serenade in E-flat, Op. 7, Richard Strauss (Kalmus)

Octet for Wind Instruments, Igor Stravinsky (Boosey)

  • Sinfonia

Wind Ensemble:

Lincolnshire Posy, Percy Grainger (Fennell Edition)

  • I.  Lisbon
  • II.  Horkstow Grange
  • V.  Lord Melbourne

“March” from Symphonic Metamorphosis, Paul Hindemith/Wilson (Schott)

Rest, Frank Ticheli (Manhattan Beach)

Slava!, Leonard Bernstein/Grundman (Boosey and Hawkes)

“O Sacred Head, Now Wounded” from Three Chorale Preludes, William P. Latham (Belwin)

Trauermusik, Richard Wagner/Votta/Boyd (Ludwig)

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