Palo Alto AWIS Learn to Lead: Conduct Your Orchestra
Date(s) - 01/31/17
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Palo Alto AWIS, Tuesday Evening, Jan. 31, 2017 Topic: “Learn to Lead: Conduct Your Orchestra” Date and Time: Tuesday, January 31, 2017, 7- 9 PM 7:00-7:30: Networking dinner 7:30-7:45: Announcements 7:45-9:00: Workshop Location: PARC Auditorium, Xerox, 3333 Coyote Hill Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA Fees and registration: Go to website to get details and register at http://pa-awis.weebly.com/ Cost and url to register not posted as yet. Topic Description Every team brings its own leadership challenges. Learn from Conductor Nathaniel Berman, Faculty Member at University of California Santa Cruz (UCSC), how an orchestra ensures that everybody listens and contributes as a team to create a harmonious experience. Join us for an interactive session to explore the interplay of listening and reacting, and to understand how non-verbal cues can serve as a powerful leadership tool. Speaker Bio Nathaniel Berman maintains an active presence as a performer and music educator in the San Francisco Bay Area. Equally dedicated to new music and interdisciplinary collaboration, Mr. Berman is a Faculty Member of the music department at UCSC; Conductor of the Wind Ensemble and Concert Choir; Music Director of the Santa Cruz County Youth Symphony; Artistic Director and Conductor of the San Francisco-based new-music ensemble Wild Rumpus. Mr. Berman received his Master's degree in conducting from UCSC, where he studied with Nicole Paiement. His first instrument was trumpet, and he grew up playing duets with his dad, a jazz pianist and singer.