To invest in the future leadership of concert bands, The GWS offers conducting workshops, the climax being full participants conducting a top band. Conductors can better understand the way they are communicating with musicians. All conductors will be recorded on video and audio. Please give your enthusiastic support to emerging teacher and community conductors.
Full participating conductors and Observers book in via our website and TryBooking. mentors are assigned and music prepared. Otherwise no audience.
Some conductors will bring their own work, other conductors will use works from our library. Everyone will be dight reading.
No player subscriptions will be requested as the conducting participants will cover cost of venue and mentors.
Players are still required to hold a current WWCC (or equivalent.
Our COVID Safe Policy remains in place and is adjusted according to Government Policy and Health advice.
Sheet music and folders cannot be borrowed. Instead, photograph the music you want to practice using your mobile device.
Workshops: both workshops are in our usual rehearsal venue at Blackburn High School.
|Workshop 1 Wednesday 29th March 7.30pm for 8.00pm start at BHS
|Workshop 2 Wednesday 5th April 7.30pm for 8.00pm start at BHS
Sound Check: Not applicable
Concert: Not applicable
Music Stands: Provided
Concert Dress: casual
Players are expected attend all rehearsals, sound check and performance.
Anyone wishing to apply to be a full conducting participant, please go to our GWS website where full details and link to TryBooking to book a place is located. www.graingerwindsymphony.asn.au APPLICATIONS ARE DUE 15TH MARCH or until all full conducting participant places are filled. When
29th March 2023 7:30 PM through 5th April 2023 10:00 PMLocation
rehearsals in Music Centre at Blackburn High School
enter 60 Springfield Road car park or pedestrian gate nearest to traffic light
(concert in St Stephen’s Anglican Church, Richmond)
Blackburn, VIC 3130
The above details are the same as posted on GWS CRM.