The Halifax Summer Choral Conducting Symposium is now acccepting active/auditing conductors for the 2015 program: July 13-17, 2015!
Active Conductor deadline: May 15th
Auditing Conductor deadline: June 1st
Now in its third year, the HSCCS has attracted more than 70 choral conductors and singers to Halifax, Nova Scotia for a supportive and challenging week of choral interest sessions, rehearsals, coachings, and masterclasses. This summer, Dr. Richard Sparks from the University of North Texas joins our resident teaching team (Dr. Caron Daley, Dr. Susan Boddie, Shawn Whynot, and Lynette Wahlstrom) as guest clinician. You may know Richard as the former conductor of Pro Coro Canada and National Youth Choir of Canada. Read more about Richard here: http://halifaxsummerchoral.com/biographies.html
2015 Halifax Summer Choral Conducting Symposium highlights:
– Daily Dalcroze Eurhythmics session
– Daily score study/conducting sessions on Faure’s Requiem and Haydn’s Te Deum No. 2 in C
– “Morning sing” sessions
– Daily conducting masterclass with Symposium Chorus
– Voice masterclass – NEW!
– Individual conducting, vocal, and keyboard coachings
Participate in one of 3 ways:
– Active Conductor (podium time with Symposium Chorus, conducting coachings) – Register online by May 1st, 2015
– Auditing Conductor – Register online by June 1st, 2015