|Details: Notable choral and instrumental experts will gather for this unique opportunity for practicing music teachers and directors. The current research, theories, literature, styles and best practices will be presented to enrich and improve the music of your classrooms and churches. Topics include gestures, repertoire, comprehensive musicianship through performance, history of conducting, commissioning works, and programming effectiveness. Participants will also have the opportunity to conduct choir and instrumental ensembles. Additional credit may be earned by also registering for Conducting Application Unit (MUS 789). Prerequisite: Consent of instructor.