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Symposium date. People involved - Gary Hill, Rickey Badua, Gordon Brock and Erin Bodnar

10th Annual Conducting Symposium

The 10th Annual Conducting Symposium is postponed until 2021. Please contact Dr. Bodnar at erin.bodnar@unf.edu for information on other opportunities this year.

Schedule

September 12, 2020

8:45 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Welcome and Introductions
9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Topic Session with Gary Hill
10:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Visit the Beethoven & Company table
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Topic Session with Erin Bodnar
11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Conducting Sessions with the UNF Wind Symphony
7:30 p.m. Reception

 

*Beethoven & Company (Tom Buchanan) will be present with resource material available for perusal and purchase.

September 13, 2020

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Tai Chi Session with Elizabeth Liu
10:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Coffee Break
10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Topic Session with Rickey Badua
11:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Q&A with Clinicians
11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Conducting Sessions with the UNF Wind Symphony
5:30 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. Symposium Wrap-Up

Registration

Registration is available online here.

Conductor Participant $250

  • Limited to 18 conductors, on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Provide your own scores
  • After slots are filled, additional may elect auditor status or waiting list
  • All fees are non-refundable upon confirmation of slot
  • Two 15-minute conducting sessions with the UNF Wind Symphony, one coached by Gary Hill and one coached by Erin Bodnar
  • Two 15-minute video sessions with the UNF Wind Symphony, one with Rickey Badua and one with Gordon Brock

Observer Participant $100

  • Unlimited observer spots
  • Provide your own scores
  • All fees are non-refundable upon confirmation
  • Attend all sessions but without one-on-one podium time and post-podium time

Conducting Symposium 2020 Repertoire

  • Abracadabra - Frank Ticheli
  • A Childhood Hymn - David Holsinger
  • In Heaven's Air - Samuel Hazo
  • Joy - Frank Ticheli
  • Down a Country Lane - Aaron Copeland
  • Kentucky 1800 - Clare Grundman
  • Three Ayres from Gloucester - Hugh Stuart (any movement)
  • Old Churches - Micahel Colgrass
  • Autumn - Cait Nishimura
  • American Riversongs - Pierre LaPlante (any movement)
  • Second Suite in F major - Gustav Holst (any movement)
  • This Cruel Moon - John Mackey
  • Courtly Airs and Dances - Ron Nelson (any movement)
  • Variations on "America" - Charles Ives (any two variations)