The Conductors Institute
All students are expected to obtain and study The Art of Conducting Technique: A New Perspective, available from Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.
- Conducting Faculty
Maestro Farberman anchors the faculty of visiting guest conductors. New visiting faculty and new repertoire each week assure all Institute participants of exposure to a variety of expert opinions.
- Evening Lectures
Scholars, composers, and conductors present regularly scheduled evening lectures.
- Public Concerts
Fellows and Colleagues conduct the Institute Orchestra in weekly "pass the baton" concerts.
All conducting sessions are videotaped, in VHS format, for self-assessment and evaluation. Participants are expected to provide blank videotapes; those who prefer digital recording may bring their own equipment.
A limited number of merit-based scholarships are available.
Participants are expected to bring their own scores for Institute repertoire.
On-campus housing is provided at the following rates: $200 per week for a single room; $150 per person per week for a double room.
Dining and kitchen facilities are available on campus.
No refunds will be issued after the start of the Institute.