[Band] Conducting Symposium


 Saturday, April 30, 2022 - McCrary Music Building

* Registration opens March 1 at 12:00am. Registration deadline for Participants is April 1, 2022 or until positions are filled. Observers may apply until April 25, 2022.
  • H. Robert Reynolds, Eric Wilson, Isaiah Odajima, and Stuart Ivey

H. Robert Reynolds
Eric Wilson
Isaiah Odajima
Stuart Ivey
Symposium Fees (includes lunch and symposium materials)
  • Participant $120 (Limited to 15) - Initial Deposit $50
  • ($70 additional due for those selected)
  • Observer $50 (Unlimited enrollment)
  • Non-Baylor Student Observer $25 (Unlimited enrollment)

NOTE: In selecting participants, priority will be given to currently employed HS/MS directors and submission order. Current undergraduate students are welcome to attend as Student Observers.

Symposium Repertoire
  • Repertoire with Wind Ensemble
    • Amazing Grace: arr. Ticheli
    • Divertimento: Persichetti
    • March from “Symphonic Metamorphosis”: Hindemith/arr. Wilson
    • Molly on the Shore: Grainger
  • Repertoire with Symphonic Band
    • First Suite in E-flat: Holst/ed. Matthews
    • Folk Dances: Shostakovich/arr. Reynolds
    • Fervent is My Longing: Bach/arr. Cailliet
    • Procession of the Nobles: Rimsky-Korsakov/arr. Leidzen/ed. Ragsdale
Symposium Schedule

Projected Schedule (Exact times confirmed by April 25)

8:30am Coffee, Juice, & Pastries (Room 118)
9:00am Session I—Introductory Session (Meadows Recital Hall)
9:40am Break
9:50am Session II—Conducting Participants with the Baylor Wind Ensemble
(15 conductors @ 8-minute slots, Jones Hall stage)
12:25pm   Lunch (included with registration fee) - On Site
1:20pm Session III—Conducting Participants with the Baylor Symphonic Band
(15 conductors @ 9-minute slots, Jones Hall stage)
4:10 - 5:00pm Session IV—Final Session / Concluding Discussion (Meadows Recital Hall)
7:30pm Attend Baylor Wind Ensemble Concert featuring H. Robert Reynolds, guest conductor (Jones Hall)

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