The beginners guide to conducting an ensemble

As educators most of us need to conduct at some point. It is a vital skill that will effect everything about our ensembles, yet it is so personal!! Our physical movements will effect the sound that is created and also how long our rehearsals will take. It is so hard to see to impact of our actions on a daily basis.

This workshop goes through some of the things we can do to practice our conducting skills and improve on them. It starts with basics but moves through skills and techniques required for improvement at any level.This workshop covers the art of rehearsing and how to encourage all-round development in an ensemble as well as tips on growing your group.

It is so easy to do a conducting course and then forget and not think about the bad habits we are developing. This workshop is a fun and entertaining conducting tune up for all music educators.