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ABODA Victoria 2022 Summer Conducting School

16 January 2022 - 22 January 2022

We are proud to officially launch our 2022 Summer Conducting School after last year’s hiatus.

The Summer Conducting School will be held 16 – 22 January, 2022 at Lowther Hall Anglican Grammar School in Essendon, and all members are invited to become participants in the event.

With lead clinician Dr Nicholas Williams (Melbourne Conservatorium of Music), clinicians Ms Amy Wert and Dr Andrew Mathers, the school is our flagship, week-long professional development event aimed at conductors of all levels and experience.

Summer Conducting School will be an exciting week of music making, learning and connection with colleagues from Victoria and around the country.

Registration Types and Pricing

Full Conductor Registration gives participants access to all lectures and tutorials, course notes, study scores, large ensemble conducting podium time, one-to-one video review sessions, small group conducting sessions, lunches and morning/afternoon teas.

Early Bird Price: $750*
Early Bird Member Price: $670*

Observer Registration gives participants access to all lectures and tutorials, course notes, study scores, small group sessions, lunches and morning/afternoon teas.

Early Bird Price: $480*

Early Bird Member Price: $400*

*Early Bird pricing ends 1 December, 2021

COVID-Safe Plan
The Summer Conducting School will abide by all current Victorian Government regulations including QR Code check-in on arrival, appropriate distancing, and all participants being fully vaccinated against COVID-19. ABODA Victoria’s full COVID-Safe plan is available by contacting us at aboda.vic@gmail.com

Details

Event link: https://www.trybooking.com/BVAYQ

Venue:  Lowther Hall Anglican Grammar School, 17 Leslie Rd Essendon VIC 3040
3-min walk from Essendon Train Station (Craigieburn Line)
5-min walk from 59 Tram, Essendon Station Stop
Ample street and railway parking available

Dates and Times:
9.00am – 5.30pm all days except Wednesday 19 January (designated rest day, no classes)
Course participant dinner on Friday 21 January (optional) at local venue (TBC)

Community Players
As always, we welcome the participation of the wider community to join and play in the Summer School Ensemble for afternoon practical conducting sessions. More details out soon, but registration will be essential.

Players are needed for:
Sunday 16 January: 1.30pm – 5.30pm
Monday 17 January: 2.30pm – 5.30pm
Tuesday 18 January: 2.30pm – 5.30pm
Thursday 20 January: 2.30pm – 5.30pm
Friday 21 January: 2.30pm – 5.30pm
Saturday 22 January: 11.00am – 4.00pm

Partners
ABODA Victoria acknowledges the following community partners in helping us present the Summer Conducting School
Fine Music, Hawthorn finemusiconline.com.au
Yamaha Music Australia au.yamaha.com
Brolga Music Publishing brolgamusic.com

Details

Start:
16 January 2022
End:
22 January 2022
Website:
https://www.trybooking.com/BVAYQ

Organiser

ABODA Vic

Venue

Lowther Hall Anglican Grammar School
17 Leslie Rd, Essendon
Melbourne, VIC 3040 Australia
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