June 7 – 18, 2017
Application deadline: April 30, 2017
Arrive June 7 midday; depart June 18 by 11:00 a.m.
Directed by Neil Casey, the Discovery program is designed for conductors with limited conducting experience who want to improve their conducting skills. Each week, participants work with a string quartet in afternoon conducting sessions. Participants are required to attend morning Conductors Institute sessions and the late afternoon lecture series. This program is limited to 10 participants, and a limited number of auditors are accepted.
Mozart - Divertimento, K. 136 in D Major
Jones - Elegy for Strings
Warlock - Capriol Suite
Foote - Suite in E Major
Britten - Simple Symphony
An application fee is not required. Meals are not included.
Conductor: $950 (add $395 for a single occupancy room for the session)
Auditor: $600 (add $395 for a single occupancy room for the session)
You may select to take advantage of our campus housing – a single occupancy, air conditioned, suite-style room in a campus residence hall located just a short walk from all Conductors Institute sessions. Participants who do not want to stay in campus housing are responsible for securing their own accommodations.