Brush up on your conducting skills

Robert Childs
Robert Childs

Queensland Conservatorium, in partnership with Open Conservatorium and Besson and Brass Music Specialists, is excited to present the Robert Childs Conducting Course this April.

Dr Robert Childs was recently appointed as Principal Conductor and Director of Music of the world famous Grimethorpe Colliery Band, as well as being the Brass Band Conductor, Educator and Director of Brass Band Studies at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.

The course runs from 22 – 24 April and is open to teachers, conductors, musicians and students, with the program having been approved as Professional Development by Education Queensland, Department of Education, Training and Employment.

Participants have the opportunity to enrol in the full three-day course, or in individual sessions, as participants or observers.

Dr Childs will be joined by Dr Peter Morris, Lecturer in Conducting at Queensland Conservatorium and Director of Music at Villanova College.

For further information or to enrol, please email open-conservatorium@griffith.edu.au or phone 07 3735 6306.