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Conductors Institute of South Carolina

Ten-Day Discovery Program

June 7 – 18, 2017
Application deadline: April 30, 2017
Arrive June 7 midday; depart June 18 by 11:00 a.m.

Download the brochure and application form

Directed by Neil Casey, the Discovery program is designed for conductors with limited conducting experience who want to improve their conducting skills. Each week, participants work with a string quartet in afternoon conducting sessions. Participants are required to attend morning Conductors Institute sessions and the late afternoon lecture series. This program is limited to 10 participants, and a limited number of auditors are accepted.

Discovery Repertoire

Week I
Mozart - Divertimento, K. 136 in D Major
Jones - Elegy for Strings
Warlock - Capriol Suite

Week II
Foote - Suite in E Major
Britten - Simple Symphony


$35 application fee due with the application form above.
Meals are not included.
Conductor: $950 (add $395 for a single occupancy room for the session)
Auditor: $600 (add $395 for a single occupancy room for the session)

Campus Housing

You may select to take advantage of our campus housing – a single occupancy, air conditioned, suite-style room in a campus residence hall located just a short walk from all Conductors Institute sessions. Participants who do not want to stay in campus housing are responsible for securing their own accommodations.