Wisconsin Conducting Symposium

JUNE 9-15, 2019
Christ Presbyterian Church
944 E Gorham St.
Madison, WI 53703

Join MCP as a singer, conductor, or observer for a week ensconced in the art of choral music.

Three ways to participate; one amazing week.

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Sing with MCP this summer for a fantastic, week-long intensive concert project. ($50 dues to cover music and rehearsal venue)

Summer Repertoire:
Herbert Howells Requiem


  • Evening rehearsals singing with MCP in the symposium chorus, conducted by Artistic Director Albert Pinsonneault

  • Sharpen your ensemble skills and have a fun and educational week of choral singing!

  • Click "register" below for more information and schedule

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Up to seven conducting fellows will be selected for a week of masterclasses, podium time, discussion, observation, and lessons. ($350 tuition)


  • 2+ hours of podium time conducting the professional MCP chamber choir

  • Conduct MCP in concert

  • Professional audio & video recording of concert

  • 1-2 individual coaching(s) with Artistic Director Albert Pinsonneault

  • 4 Hours group instruction time

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Spend the week learning about choral conducting, blend, intonation, and rehearsal techniques. ($85 includes participation as a symposium chorus)


  • Sing in evening rehearsals with MCP, conducted by Artistic Director Albert Pinsonneault

  • Observe any / all of the daytime conducting masterclasses

  • Participate in group discussions / lectures alongside the conducting fellows

  • Click "register" for more information

Singer Schedule

Sun 6/9: 7-10p
Mon 6/10: 7-9:30p
Tue 6/11: 7-9:30p
Wed 6/12: 7-9:30p
Thur 6/13: 7-9:30p
Fri 6/14: OFF!

Sat 6/15:
  Dress rehearsal 11:30a-12:30p
  Call for Concert 1:30p
  Concert 3p

full conductor / observer schedule