Baylor Conducting Symposium

Richard Floyd and Eric Wilson, clinicians

Saturday, April 27, 2019 - McCrary Music Building

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 Schedule



Coffee, Juice, & Pastries (Room 118)
  9:00   Session I—Introductory Session with Richard Floyd (Room 118)




Session II—Conducting Participants with the Baylor Wind Ensemble
(15 conductors @ 8-minute slots, Jones Hall stage)





Lunch (included with registration fee) - On Site




Session III—Conducting Participants with the Baylor Symphonic Band
(15 conductors @ 9-minute slots, Jones Hall stage)


  4:10 - 5:00




Session IV—Final Session / Concluding Discussion (Room 118)


Attend Baylor Wind Ensemble Concert featuring Richard Floyd, guest conductor (Jones Hall)



Symposium Repertoire

Persichetti      Divertimento    
Holst      First Suite in E-flat        
Copland      Variations on a Shaker Melody    
Nelson      Rocky Point Holiday      
Stuart      Three Ayres from Gloucester, "Ayre for Eventide" (mvt. 2 only)
Additional Repertoire TBA