AD: Music Direction Intensive
East Haddam, CT 06423
This highly selective, seven-day intensive on the Goodspeed Musicals campus provides a limited number of individuals with practical training in all aspects of Music Direction. The week-long experience offers participants the opportunity to work with internationally renowned experts in Music Direction while networking with industry professionals.
Participants will use the latest technology to receive hands on training in the management and implementation of the audition, rehearsal, and orchestration processes as well as attend nightly lectures given by industry experts on pertinent subjects relating to real-world success in the field of Music Direction.
Early application deadline: 11/8/18
Early notification of acceptance: 11/14/18
Early application registration fee due: 11/21/18
Final Application deadline: 12/14/18
Final Notification of acceptance: 12/21/18
Registration fee due: 1/2/19
- Total Tuition: $1,600
- Deposit due with application: $400
- Balance of $1,200 due on 11/21/18 (early application) or 1/2/19 (regular application)
The intensive begins the evening of Tuesday, January 22nd and runs daily until Monday, January 28th. Participants should plan to arrive on the Goodspeed campus around 3pm on the 22nd and will receive a detailed schedule for each day of the intensive upon acceptance and registration.
The Music Direction Intensive takes place on Goodspeed’s campus in East Haddam, Connecticut. Most classes and work sessions will occur in the Natalie & Ashton Tenney Rehearsal Studio, located at 21 Norwich Road.
HOUSING & TRANSPORTATION
Housing on the Goodspeed campus and transportation from the Old Saybrook, Connecticut train station or Bradley International Aiport are included in the registration fee.
LECTURES & PRACTICUM
• The Audition Process
• The Rehearsal Process
• Working with the Director
• Orchestrating for the Musical Theatre
• Use of Electronic Sound in the Musical Theatre
• Conducting for the Musical Theatre
• Business and Legal Tips for the Music Director
• Working with the Choreographer
• Vocal Arranging
January 22, 2019 - January 28, 2019