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Young Conductors Symposium

UConn Choirs

Young Conductors Symposium

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In September of 2018,  UConn Choirs will host our 4th Annual Young Conductors Symposium for high school student choral leaders. The day is intended for any and all choral singers and student leaders. Some schools send one student, others bring their entire choir and all are welcome! Participating students will spend the day at UConn learning about all aspects of choral leadership from UConn Choral Faculty including Dr. Jamie Spillane, Dr. Mary Ellen Junda, and Dr. Cara Bernard UConn’s vocal music education specialist as well as our talented choral graduate students. Selected participants will have the opportunity to direct the UConn Chamber Singers during the afternoon rehearsal/demonstration. Please follow the link below for more information and to secure your spot!

UConn Choral Faculty:
Dr. Jamie Spillane – Director of Choral Studies
Dr. Mary Ellen Junda – Women’s Choir, Earthtones – World Music Ensemble
Dr. Cara Bernard – Choral/Vocal Music Education