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 6/19: 7-10p
Mon 6/20: 7-9:30p
Tue 6/21: 7-9:30p
Wed 6/22: 7-9:30p
Thur 6/23: 7-9:30p
Fri 6/24: OFF!

Sat 6/25:
  Dress rehearsal 11:30a-12:30p
  Call for Concert 1:30p
  Concert 3p

full conductor / observer schedule