The U.S. Army Band Conductors Workshop July 20-23, 2015 Brucker Hall on Fort Myer in Arlington, VA

The U.S. Army Band “Pershing’s Own” The U.S. Army Band Conductors Workshop July 20-23, 2015 Brucker Hall on Fort Myer in Arlington, VA Tuition is FREE · Apply by May 29 LEARN MORE ABOUT US AT: USARMYBAND.COM Geared toward students at the graduate conducting level or in the early stages of a conducting career, The United States Army Band “Pershing’s Own”, the premier music organization of the U.S. Army, will offer this unique workshop and provide its participants conducting opportunities with The U.S. Army Concert Band. This intensive 4-day program will include coaching with special guest clinician Dr. Jack Stamp of Indiana University of Pennsylvania, and COL Timothy Holtan, The U.S. Army Band’s Leader and Commander. Sessions will include pertinent professionrelated topics of score study, baton and rehearsal techniques, an open rehearsal with Dr. Stamp, and exposure to the orchestra and chorus. Rehearsals will culminate in a public concert on Thursday, July 23. Conductors will receive a complimentary recording of their sessions and the July 23 performance will be web-streamed and archived on YouTube. Repertoire will include standards written for symphonic band; the list will be provided upon workshop acceptance. Six (6) active participants will be accepted; however, auditors are welcome to all sessions and will also have a brief conducting opportunity. Tuition is free; travel and accommodations are the responsibility of the participant. See the workshops page at for lodging suggestions. HOW TO APPLY: By May 29,email a resume, cover letter, and a video sample (YouTube is fine) to: Notification of acceptance will be NLT: June12 Special Guest Clinician Dr. Jack Stamp


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