Professional Development

Brisbane

Presentation of 2020 learning programs

Professional Development

Experience a Day in the Orchestra and a Day on the Opera immersed in the music playing and learning beside members of Queensland Symphony Orchestra and Opera Queensland.

Develop and enhance skills in rehearsal planning and preparation, choosing repertoire to correlate with curriculum guidelines and enhance knowledge of balance and blend of ensembles, instrumental and choral connections with professional organisations. 

#2019 Program

Contact us

8am

Arrival and registration

8.30am

Welcome

8.45am

2020 Learning Programs

Queensland Symphony Orchestra + Opera Queensland

QCT Professional Standards 2, 3, 6

9.30am

Keynote: The Importance of Music Education in the 21st Century

Trevor Jones, Lecturer in Musical Theatre at Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University

QCT Professional Standards 1, 2, 3, 6

10.30am

Morning Tea

Not supplied

11.30am

A Day in the Orchestra

Sit with members of Queensland Symphony Orchestra and play orchestral music at a student level and some to challenge your own playing. Conducted and presented by Mark Sullivan. Develop the confidence to begin and support orchestras and orchestral repertoire in your schools. Teachers can choose to observe or play in the Orchestra.

11.30am

A Day in the Opera

Experience a day in the life of the opera chorus, learning vocal techniques for you and your students and extend your knowledge of quality operatic repertoire.

QCT Professional Standards 2, 4, 6, 7

1pm

Lunch

Not supplied

1.45pm

Meet in the foyer of QPAC Playhouse

2pm

Open Rehearsal

Sit in on a rehearsal featuring Opera Queensland and Queensland Symphony Orchestra and experience a professional conductor preparing and presenting a rehearsal.

QCT Professional Standards 2, 6, 7

3pm

Sing, Sing, Sing!

Experience the pub choir phenomenon and draw on the health benefits of singing together while engaging professionally with colleagues and professionals and enjoying a drink courtesy of Opera Queensland.

QCT Professional Standards 6, 7

4pm

Finish

All participants will receive Professional Development accreditation with acknowledgement of QCT Professional Standards.

#Performances

21

Monday

21 October 2019

8:30am

#Prices

Free session - registration required

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#Partners

Supported by Department of Education – Metropolitan Region Music Coordination, Queensland Symphony Orchestra and Opera Queensland

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