Content and Topics

Content and Special Features

The core of the program will feature daily intensive small-group conducting sessions that will allow detailed, individualized instruction, during which time specific aspects of technique and interpretation will be examined and developed.  These daily “lab” sessions will be augmented by a large ensemble conducting opportunity for those in Tracks 1 and 2, and chamber ensemble experience that is geared for all attendees, with podium time included for those in Track 1.

Selected List of Topics

Baton Technique
Score Study
Interpretation

Rehearsal Technique
Rehearsal Psychology

Leadership
Career Development

Classical, Jazz, and Commercial Phrasing and Articulation

Our artist-faculty, drawn from the rich cultural resources of Los Angeles, will provide special presentations of value to conductors, from their perspectives as internationally-acclaimed composers and performers.