Cascade Online Seminars

Cascade Online Seminars

“Maximizing & Motivating yourself as a Conductor during a world pandemic”

Seminars being offered:


  • Work through the challenges of presenting, teaching & conducting during COVID-19

  • Coaching through multiple problems; sharing perspectives and solving challenges as a group with guidance from Sarah.

  • Programming & Platform options; discuss the available platforms and methods of making music with ensembles in this unique setting.

  • Engaging your community & working with your organization & teams

CONDUCTORS ON HOLD (10:30- 11:45am PT)

  • Best strategies for career development during COVID 19.

  • Making and meeting personal goals with focus and determination.

  • Resume & online presence review,

  • Presenting yourself online, in interviews, videos and on zoom.

  • Repertoire review and unique performance concepts

  • Study techniques & time management, goal setting & incentivizing your plans

  • A look inside the industry at rehearsal techniques for a variety of different professional settings

SKILL FOCUS – Polishing your skills during COVID (1:00-2:15pm PT)

  • Stay sharp. Nuts & bolts of a conductors musicianship

  • routine warmups, baton technique & ear training, score study approaches

  • Score study & techniques of Conducting, to stay focused and ready to go back on the podium.

  • Bring your questions on standard or specialist repertoire

  • Public presenting & coaching online

Full Course for Participant: $400

Full Course for Auditor: $200

Drop in Class for Participant: $76

Drop in Class for Auditor: $40

Email to register-

Indicate in your email if you wish to apply for a scholarship.