Conducting Choral Masterpieces with Dr. James K. Bass: Apply Now
Event Date: June 21, 2014
Posted: April 8, 2014
Choir type: Professional Choirs
The International Institute for Conductors will accept up to 20 conductors for its new Conducting Choral Masterpieces™ workshop in Bacau, Romania from June 21 - July 4, 2014. Grammy nominated choral conductor James Bass, Director of Choral Studies at the University of South Florida, Director of the Master Chorale of Tampa Bay and Chorusmaster of Seraphic Fire joins Institute faculty Robert Gutter, Conductor Emeritus, Springfield Symphony (MA) and Music Director Emeritus, Philharmonia of Greensboro; Ovidiu Balan, Music Director of the Bacau Philharmonic and Charles Gambetta, creator of the Laban inspired Embodied Conducting™ method for this one-of-a-kind program. The workshop repertoire includes Mozart’s Requiem, Brahms’s Ein deutsches Requiem, the Dvo?ák Te Deum and the Poulenc Gloria.
The Institute faculty has put together an incredible curriculum that offers:
Whether you are an aspiring conductor with at least a year of conducting study under your belt, an experienced Chorusmaster or choir director interested in mastering the specialized skills and techniques required for conducting choral works with orchestral accompaniment or a college level choral conductor in search of professional development opportunities for promotion or tenure, the Conducting Choral Masterpieces™ workshop provides unequaled opportunities for developing your technique and artistry while gaining valuable practical experience conducting great works with a professional orchestra and chorus. Applications accepted until April 30, 2014.
Find complete details including faculty bios, host orchestra profile, student endorsements, fees and online application portal at www.rconductors.com or contact Charles Gambetta at firstname.lastname@example.org or 336.643.8730.