All "Participant" slots have been filled at this time. "Observer" slots still available.
Saturday, November 3, 2018
Please join us on the beautiful campus of Missouri State University for the 2018 Conducting Workshop! This year we welcome internationally recognized conductor and pedagogue Craig Kirchhoff, Director Emeritus of University Bands at the University of Minnesota, along with MSU Band Faculty, Dr. John Zastoupil (Director of Concert Bands), Dr. Brad Snow (Director of Athletic Bands), and Sarah Wilcoxon (Assistant Professor of Dance).
Download a workshop flyer.
Details about the workshop:
When: Saturday, November 3, 2018, 8:00am-5:30pm
Who: Music Educators, graduate and undergraduate conducting students
Where: Wehr Band Hall on the Missouri State University Campus
What: All day workshop including morning and afternoon conducting sessions with the MSU Wind Ensemble and MSU Wind Symphony. Movement session by dance/movement professor, Sarah Wilcoxon, and a presentation by internationally recognized conductor and pedagogue Craig Kirchhoff.
Workshop Fees (includes lunch and symposium materials):
Participant $75 (Limited to 16) - Initial Deposit $40 ($35 additional due for those selected to conduct)
* Participating Conductors receive podium time with each ensemble and coaching by our clinicians
* Achieve professional development hours
Observer $40 / Student (non-MSU) Observer $20 (Unlimited enrollment for both)
* Attend all sessions and achieve professional development hours
7:45am Registration / Coffee and Continental Breakfast (Foyer, Room 125)
8:00am Welcome (Room 125)
8:15am Morning "Tune-Up:" Sarah Wilcoxon (Room 125)
9:00am Conducting Session I with MSU Wind Symphony (Room 123)
11:00am Conducting Session I, cont.
12:00pm Lunch (provided)
1:00pm Presentation by Craig Kirchhoff (Room 125)
2:00pm Conducting Session II with MSU Wind Ensemble (Room 123)
3:30pm Conducting Session II, cont.
4:45pm Wrap-Up (Room 125)
5:30pm Dinner (Location TBA, Dutch Treat)