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Conducting with a Master

Russell GrayRussell Gray is presenting a conducting weekend from Friday 17th to Sunday 19th August 2012 at:

Milnrow Bandroom
Harmony Street
Rochdale
Lancashire OL16 4HY

This weekend course will be focusing on the language of gesture, and rehearsal techniques.

 


Schedule

Friday 17th August

19:00 - 22:00
   An evening with Russell Gray - Focus on Baton technique, and rehearsal techniques.
   Conductors should bring an instrument with them if they are still in shape!!

Saturday 18th August

10:00 - 13:00
   The morning session will be working on 'Resurgam' by Eric Ball with Piano

14:00 - 17:00
   The afternoon session will be 'Laudate Dominum' by Edward Gregson with Piano.

Sunday 19th August

10:00 - 11:00
   Preview session on both pieces from Saturday

11:00 - 13:00
   Resurgam with Milnrow Brass Band

14:00 - 16:00
   Laudate Dominum with Milnrow Brass Band

16:30 - 18:00
   Video review session with Russell Gray


Conductors are encouraged to bring scores for both works, and a video camera for the Sunday sessions.

There are local hotels within walking distance for those who require accomodation.

The cost of participating in the course is £250

Non participating conductors wishing to attend the course as an observer are welcome at a cost of £100

To register for the course contact Russell direct on 07949 888582 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Places are limited to 10 for participating conductors.

Russell Gray