Art of Band Conducting and Rehearsal Workshop

June 18-22, 2019

Art of Band Conducting and Rehearsal Workshop

June 18-22, 2019

Workshop Overview

All sessions will be held in the facilities of The University of Texas at Austin Butler School of Music. Activities will include conducting the UT Summer Chamber Winds, as well as panel discussions and classroom sessions dealing with literature, score study, rehearsal techniques, ensemble motivation, conducting technique, and personal musical growth.

Dates
Tuesday, June 18 – Saturday, June 22, 2019

Clinicians
Jerry F. Junkin, Jamie Nix, Richard Floyd, Scott Hanna, Ryan Kelly, Joshua Gall, and Robert Duke

Cost
$750 for participants; $400.00 for Observers

Enrollment Information

Participant
Participants will conduct the UT Summer Chamber Winds, as well as attend all sessions. Participant status is designed for conductors with a minimum of a completed bachelor’s degree in music and one year of experience in either a teaching situation or graduate conducting study.

Observer
Observers will attend all sessions but will not conduct the ensembles. Observer status is recommended for and open to musicians at all levels. Observer registration is not limited.

Housing
Due to construction, dormitory housing will not be available for the 2019 workshop. Please note that Austin hotels run at a 95% occupancy year round, so you will want to book as soon as notified of your acceptance. The Austin Convention & Visitors Bureau online has hotel information at: http://www.austintexas.org/.

Repertoire

Mozart – Serenade in Bb Major for 13 Winds, K. 361, “Gran Partita (Barenreiter)
I. Largo, Allegro Molto
III. Adagio
V. Romanze; Adagio – Allegretto – Adagio
VI. Tema con Variazioni, Andante
VII. Finale, Molto Allegro

Gabrieli – Canzon Primi Toni , ed. King

Varese – Octandre
I. Assez lent
II. Tres vif et nerveux
III. Grave-Anime et jubilatoire

Limited Positions (Conducting with a Soloist – Scores to be Provided)
Chaminade, ed. Hartenberger – Concertino, Op. 107
Whitacre – Goodnight Moon

If you would like to be considered for one of the positions to conduct with a soloist, please indicate on the registration form.

Contact

Tiffany Galus, workshop coordinator, tgalus@utexas.edu

Registration

Registration is now closed for 2019.

 

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