Preparing to Lead an Ensemble
This free introductory module introduces key concepts all ensemble leaders need to know before getting started and introduces you to what’s on offer as part of the Conductors for Change online course.
Conducting Skills 1
This module introduces the basics of conducting technique. It is designed to help you if you’ve never conducted an ensemble before and you’d like to learn some basic skills in conducting technique.
Conducting Skills 2
This module will develop your conducting technique if you’ve mastered the basic skills covered in Conducting Skills 1.
Conducting Skills 3
This module focuses on developing expressive technique and is designed for for music leaders who are confident and experienced conductors.
This module focuses on how to run a rehearsal that everyone in the room can access, enjoy and musically develop from.
This module provides you with a scheme of work, resources and teaching strategies to create a whole class band in a term.
Learning by Ear
This module will take you through an ensemble aural learning process, from hearing the initial tune to constructing a full performance.
The module will give you ideas for session activities and structure that can lead to a collaboratively-composed, performance-ready piece.
Parts for Everyone
This module guides you through the process of choosing repertoire and creating an inclusive and accessible musical arrangement.