First Annual International Conducting Workshop, Concert and Competition
February 17–23, 2020
Conduct the award-winning Denver Philharmonic Orchestra and study the music of Tchaikovsky and Mussorgsky with Maestros Lawrence Golan and Donald Portnoy. Workshop includes two levels of participation, score study and programming classes, career development class, three rehearsals with the orchestra, video reviews, final performance for all participants, and one competition winner will be invited back to guest conduct the DPO in the 2020–2021 season.
Administered by the International Conducting Institute (ICI) whose mission is to advance the art of conducting by providing conductor workshops with the highest level of instruction, the most podium time, and the most affordable tuition possible in order to help students achieve their career goals. Past ICI students have gone on to be accepted at prestigious masters and doctoral programs, to win assistant conductor jobs at major orchestras, music directorships of youth and professional orchestras, and posts at major universities, and to have successful freelance conducting careers.