New Works Opportunities with Music Schools
Speaker(s): Conrad Cummings, composer; Gordon Ostrowski, Manhattan School of Music;
It’s not only what you know, it’s also who you know!
OPERA America brings you closer to the people you need to know, including managers, arts administrators and fellow artists at Making Connections — professional development and networking events in New York City. Come hear informative panel discussions with influential professionals in the field followed by receptions where you can enjoy refreshments and conversations with your peers.
Academic institutions can be great settings for new opera workshops and productions. This session will cover:
• Music schools that develop adventurous programming and how they offer a unique
experience for composers and librettists
• Working with young musicians
• Using the longer rehearsal periods for feedback and evaluation