Further study from MU 527A-B; recitative technique through both operatic and choral examples; final project is a group condulted Broadway musical.
This course can be applied toward:
MU 527B (Conducting Seminar - Level 2).
Textbooks and Materials
ISee materials list at end of course description above.
H. Wesley Kenney
Wes Kenney is the Music Director of the Fort Collins Symphony and as Associate Professor of Music at Colorado State University where he directs the CSU Symphony and CSU Chamber Orchestra.
In six seasons as the Virginia Symphony's Associate Conductor, Wes Kenney appeared more than 350 times with that orchestra. Mr. Kenney was Co-principal Conductor of the Oakland Lyric Opera for four seasons and Music Director of the Virginia Ballet Theater.
In 2003, Mr. Kenney concluded his tenure at the College of William and Mary after three seasons as Director of the William and Mary Symphony Orchestra. He is a past president of the Conductors Guild, a 2000 member service organization to the conducting profession.
Mr. Kenney is a graduate of the University of Southern California and San Francisco State University.