Singapore Symphony Orchestra Conducting Workshop
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Singapore Symphony Orchestra Conducting Workshop

Schedule

Wed / 27 Mar 2019 / 10:00AM

Venue

Victoria Concert Hall

NEW! Calling Aspiring Conductors!

This workshop is an opportunity for up to four aspiring young orchestral conductors who want to improve their skills as a conductor and to work with the Singapore Symphony Orchestra.

Participants will work on conducting and rehearsal techniques in the context of a professional setting. In addition there will be an emphasis on accompaniment.

For Whom

You should be a Singapore citizen or PR and should have a music degree or are currently enrolled in a music programme.

When, Where, What

This workshop will be held on 27 March 2019 (10am to 2pm) at the Victoria Concert Hall.

Repertoire:

  • STRAVINSKY
    L’Histoire du Soldat Suite (I. March du soldat) - Chester
  • ROSSINI
    “Una voce poco fa” from The Barber of Seville - Kalmus
  • CHOPIN
    Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11 (II. Larghetto) - Breitkopf
  • DEBUSSY
    Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun - Kalmus
  • BEETHOVEN
    Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21 - Bärenreiter

How to Apply

To apply for consideration, please submit by 8 March 2019:

  1. Your biography including date of birth, musical background and contact information
  2. Links to recent online video of your conducting in rehearsal or performance within the past year, preferably standard repertoire of contrasting styles. Face-on camera angles preferred.

Please email all application materials to ConductingWorkshop@sso.org.sg

Shortlisted applicants will be notified by 15 March 2019.

Applicants who are not shortlisted may attend as observers.

Please refer all questions about the Conducting Workshop to ConductingWorkshop@sso.org.sg

Admission Advice:

Photography/ Video Recording Rules

  • Non-flash photography is allowed during the concert.

Photographs and videos will be taken at the event in which you may appear. Such photographs and videos may be displayed or published on SSG’s website, social media platforms, publications and publicity materials. By attending the event, you consent to the use of these photographs and videos for the foregoing purposes.

Admission Advice:

Photography/ Video Recording Rules

  • Non-flash photography is allowed during the concert.

Photographs and videos will be taken at the event in which you may appear. Such photographs and videos may be displayed or published on SSG’s website, social media platforms, publications and publicity materials. By attending the event, you consent to the use of these photographs and videos for the foregoing purposes.