PNWCI Online Workshop

This summer, the Pacific Northwest Conducting Institute will hold their annual conducting workshop online. All events will be held via Zoom video conferences.

Session topics to include: 

  • Basic Baton Conducting Techniques and Baton Exercises
  • Applying Conducting Techniques to the Tricky Spots (See repertoire list below) 
  • Leadership skills – On and Off the Podium
  • “What I wished I knew before becoming a conductor”
  • Working with soloists and the protocol – from youth to professional soloists
  • Programming, Repertoire, EDI (Equity/Diversity/Inclusion)​
  • How to approach Score Reading, Marking the Score, Rehearsal Scheduling through the Concert
  • Business of Conducting / Applying for Jobs, Resumes and Interviewing
  • Career Guidance and Which Direction?  Academia, Performance, Youth, Community, Professional
  • Beyond the Orchestra – Conducting for Film, Theater, Opera, Ballet
  • Developing Opportunities in the Age of Covid-19 (Programming, Audience Engagement, Musician Concerns)


  • Happy Hour Networking will be a chance for relaxed, interactive time to exchange ideas with fellow conductors.

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