Young Conductors’ Course
25 – 27 August
Led by Amy Bebbington
Open to all aged 18 to 25 not currently earning a living from conducting, this course runs parallel with Convention so that students can attend Convention events as well. Amy gives group tuition in the basics of choir training and conducting, and works on rehearsal and leadership skills. This is a practical, hands-on course; the emphasis is on informality and small-group
Amy is in great demand as a choral director and has worked extensively throughout the UK and USA. abcd’s new Director of Training, she holds a Doctorate of Musical Arts, specialising in Choral Conducting, from Texas Tech University.