Springfield Symphony/SDCO Conducting Workshop
Hosted by the Springfield (MO) Symphony Orchestra, Springfield-Drury Civic Orchestra, and Drury University, this workshop will provide aspiring conductors the opportunity to work with a professional chamber ensemble of Springfield Symphony musicians in a nurturing environment. Led by Kyle Wiley Pickett (Music Director/Conductor, Springfield (MO) Symphony and Topeka (KS) Symphony) and Christopher Koch (Music Director, Springfield Regional Opera and Springfield-DruryCivic Orchestra), the workshop will offer each participant 30-35 minutes of podium time as well as a preparatory session with the workshop clinicians.
Please select one movement of the Dvorak and one excerpt from the Copland:
Serenade for Strings Op. 22....Antonin Dvorak
Appalachian Spring (original version for 13 instruments)....Aaron Copland
Rehearsal 6 to 16
Rehearsal 23 to 35
Rehearsal 35 to 44
Friday, February 24, 2017 (Clara Thompson Hall, Drury University)
7 to 8:30 p.m.
Saturday, February 25, 2017
Session 1: 9 a.m. - Noon
Session 2: 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Workshop tuition is $350, payable upon acceptance.
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