Wind Conducting Workshop

When?9:00 am - 5:00 pm, Saturday, October 26, 2019

Where?Cambrian College

Join nationally-recognized educators for demonstrations, discussions, and hands-on constructive feedback related to the art and pedagogy of conducting and ensemble teaching.

The Cambrian College Wind Conducting Workshop focuses on issues that confront instrumental music educators at all levels: artistry, authenticity, technique, rehearsal strategies, repertoire, programming, advocacy, and more. Faculty aim to strengthen and broaden participant’s perspective on the craft of conducting and the art of teaching.

Topics of Discussion

  • Repertoire
  • Score Study
  • Rehearsal Technique
  • Leadership
  • Classroom Problem Solving
  • Movement and Gesture
  • Band Pedagogy
  • Repertoire Selection

Workshop Schedule

9:00 a.m.Registration/Coffee and Treats
9:30 a.m.Dr. MacKay Session
10:45 a.m.Break
11:00 a.m.Prof. Maddix Session
12:00 p.m.Lunch
1:00 p.m.Conducting Session #1 with Dr. MacKay
2:30 p.m.Break
2:45 p.m.Conducting Session #2 with Dr. MacKay
4:15 p.m.Break
4:00 p.m.Final Remarks/Questions and Discussion
5:00 p.m.Social time at Made in Canada

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Interested applicants please email for more information.