Halifax Summer Choral Conducting Symposium accepting conducting participants! July 13-17, 2015

The HSCCS welcomes conducting participants to the 3rd annual Halifax Summer Choral Conducting Symposium, July 13-17 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The Halifax Summer Choral Conducting Symposium exists to provide quality summer instruction in choral/vocal pedagogy, conducting technique, choral repertoire, and Dalcroze Eurhythmics. The event draws together school/university educators, church musicians, choral singers, and undergraduate/graduate music students from across North America.
In 2015, Dr. Richard Sparks joins our resident teaching team as guest clinician!
2015 Halifax Summer Choral Conducting Symposium highlights:
– Daily Dalcroze Eurhythmics sessions
– Daily conducting sessions and masterclasses with Symposium Chorus – Faure Requiem and Haydn Te Deum No. 2 in C
– “Morning sing” sessions
– Vocal/choral pedagogy sessions
– Individual vocal/keyboard/conducting coachings
Register online by May 1st!  Visit halifaxsummerchoral.com for complete schedule and registration information!
2014 Reviews:
“The faculty was approachable, encouraging, insightful.  The chorus was really great – personally and musically.”
Graduate student in Choral Conducting, USA
“I have learned so much!  Highly recommend!  Best wishes for the future of HSCCS!!  I have attended lots of these kinds of events – this was by far the best.”
Church Choral Director, USA
“All of the conductors improved during the symposium, some very greatly.”
Church Choral Director, Canada
“This has been the most collegial and team-oriented symposium I’ve been to.  Thank you for creating a familial environment.”
Graduate student in Choral Conducting, USA

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