Rodney Eichenberger Gives Workshops in Victoria and Vancouver

Published on October 16, 2015

World-renowned choral conductor Rodney Eichenberger will lead workshops in BC this month. This includes sessions at the BCMEA conference in Vancouver (Oct 23-24), as well as BCCF-sponsored workshops in Victoria (Oct 21) and Vancouver (Oct 25). Read the event details below.

Conductor and Clinician

Rodney Eichenberger, Florida State University Professor Emeritus, continues to maintain a busy professional schedule elsewhere. He has conducted 80 US All State Choirs and guest conducted or lectured at more than 85 US, Australian and New Zealand Universities. International appearances include guest conducting the Korean National Chorus in Seoul, the Pusan, Korea City Choir, International High School Honor Choirs in Tokyo and Berlin and leading conducting workshops in Argentina, Brazil, France, Norway, Sweden, Scotland, Austria, Korea, Australia and New Zealand. His instructional videos on Choral Conducting," What They See Is What You Get," published by Hinshaw Music and "Enhancing Musicality Through Movement," Santa Barbara Press, are widely used in collegiate conducting classes. A graduate of St. Olaf College with advanced study at the Universities of Denver, Washington and Iowa, he taught at the University of Washington and the University of Southern California prior to his appointment at Florida State University.

Victoria Event Details

Join Vancouver Island Chamber Choir in an open rehearsal for conductors and singers with Rodney Eichenberger! BC Choral Federation is proud to support this exciting event.

When: Wednesday, October 21, 2015, 7:30pm-9:30pm
Where: Cedar Hill Middle School Band Room (north end) 3910 Cedar Hill Rd, Victoria, BC

Admission by donation to assist with event costs. ($15-$20 is suggested.)

For more information, contact Dr. Adam Con: acon@uvic.ca

 

Vancouver Event Details

Join us for this conducting masterclass with Dr. Rodney Eichenberger! The event is open to the public. Six local conductors will work with Eichenberger, Coastal Sound Youth Choir, and Vancouver Youth Choir. BC Choral Federation is proud to support this exciting event.

When: Sunday, October 25, 2015, 2:00pm-4:00pm
Where: St. John's Shaughnessy Anglican Church, 1490 Nanton Ave., Vancouver, BC

Admission by donation.

For more information, contact Carrie Tennant: carrietennant@gmail.com