Basic Conducting

Grades 9-Adult
Teacher: Rachel Lauber
Room: TBD
Tuition: $308 per semester*
Tuition with lessons (10% off): $278 per semester
Tuition with lessons and two or more concurrent 17-week classes or ensembles (15% off): $262

This is a yearlong course divided into two semesters.

Designed for high school and adult students who wish to learn the basic skills of conducting.  The class will help students develop a solid foundation in areas including technique, musical gestures, non-verbal communication, score study and aural skills.  Class sessions will focus on preparation of musical excerpts and pieces from the standard choral/instrumental repertoire.  Students will also have some choice in their musical assignments to accommodate individual conducting interests.

Prerequisite:  Fund. Musicianship: Theory & Aural Skills 1

*Updated to reflect 2022-2023 year

How to Register

New students and students registering after mid-September: ECMS Registration Form 

Continuing ECMS students may re-register online from May until September.

Paper registration forms available upon request: (585) 274-1400

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