Miguel Harth-Bedoya, music director of the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra and chief conductor of the Norwegian Radio Orchestra, will lead a Fundamentals of Orchestral Conducting Workshop in Fort Worth, Texas, from June 24 to 28. The six-day intensive workshop will offer theory and practice, consisting of in-classroom seminars as well as lab-oriented orchestra and ensemble sessions. It will also present an overview of the duties and responsibilities of a professional conductor. The workshop is aimed at talented musicians of high school age and above, including pre-college and college students, music educators, youth-orchestra conductors, and young professional conductors. The musicians will consist of a Workshop Lab Orchestra and other ensembles led by members of the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra with advanced students. The application deadline is April 12, 2019, and acceptances will be announced on April 19, 2019. Click here for more information.
Posted March 27, 2019