It’s not just aspiring singers and songwriters that travel to Nashville seeking fame and fortune in the music business. The String Orchestra Director will follow the JQOP Curriculum and work in collaboration with Support Teaching Artists to select repertoire, plan daily lessons, prepare for concerts, and ensure that students learn appropriate strings technique, music theory, and orchestra culture.
There’s still time to immerse yourself in music – through lessons, regular practice, and summer music programs (click on 2015 Summer Music Camps & Programs ). Listen to many genres of music, attend concerts, and get involved with you school band, choir or orchestra as soon as you can.
Professor Scott Harrison is Director of Queensland Conservatorium Griffith University Scott has experience in teaching singing and music in primary, secondary and tertiary environments, and in performance, opera and music theatre as both singer and musical director.
With the right talent, education, training and qualifications you can overcome your competitors and become a DJ for a radio station, a radio broadcaster, an announcer covering the news, provide the voice for advertisements or even get a coveted position hosting a music show on one of the biggie networks like MTV or CMT.
We are planning to transform Colston Hall to become an internationally recognised, world-class, fully accessible and sustainable centre of music and learning within our iconic historic building in the heart of the city, and as part of that project we will seek to offer people increased opportunities to learn about and engage with our unique musical heritage.