NESA ACCREDITED PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENTMon Jan 14 2019
GONDWANA NATIONAL CHORAL SCHOOL - 10, 16-18 JANUARY 2019
CHORAL IDEAS SYMPOSIUM
Start your year with some of the country’s finest music educators and conductors at Gondwana’s National Choral School taking place at the University of NSW. Immerse yourself in three full days of inspiring lectures, masterclasses and workshops as well as a full morning of rehearsals. and take your seat at our Festival of Summer Voices concerts. Over the three days, you will gain insights from choral specialists including a presentation from our special guest - acclaimed international conductor Simon Halsey CBE, the trusted adviser on choral singing to the world’s greatest conductors, orchestras and choruses. Leading music educators taking part are - Lyn Williams OAM, Anita Collins, Graeme Morton, Elizabeth Vierboom, Lauren Hannay and Brett Weymark. Completing all four days contributes 21 hours of NESA Registered PD.
More information: https://www.gondwana.org.au/whats_on/choral-ideas/
GONDWANA WORLD CHORAL FESTIVAL – SYDNEY 15-21 JULY 2019
The inaugural Gondwana World Choral Festival in July 2019 will be an event like no other
The greatest gathering of international choirs in Australia this century, the Festival brings together the world’s best young choristers, never-before heard in Australia, plus a jam-packed program of concerts, workshops, and open rehearsals.
Guest choirs include Boston Children’s Chorus, Estonian Television Girls’ Choir, Guangdong Experimental Middle School Choir, Inner Mongolia Youth Choir, La Cigale de Lyon, Nagoya Children’s Choir, Riga Cathedral Girls’ Choir, and the Toronto Children’s Chorus.
Teachers are invited to be a part of this unique event through our World Choral Festival NESA Professional Development. Full- and half-festival registrations are available. Every festival weekday morning will be packed full of programs led by some of the country’s most knowledgeable and highly regarded music educators and conductors. Experience a week of inspiring demonstrations, masterclasses, seminars, workshops, and concerts!
Delegate registration secures a premium seat to the opening and closing gala concerts at the iconic Sydney Opera House. PLUS enjoy up to four concerts daily at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music, featuring the best young voices from around Australia and the world.
Completing all seven days of GWCF0007 contributes 22.5 hours of NESA Registered PD. Completing three days of GWCF0003 contributes 9 hours of NESA Registered PD.
More information: https://secure.gondwana.org.au/pd/