Perspectives

Thursday, June 20, 2013

Masterclass with David Robertson and the St. Louis Symphony

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Thursday, June 20, 2013 11:00 am 01:30 pm

Join four emerging conductors as they explore Beethoven’s Symphony No. 2 and Copland’s Appalachian Spring, under the tutelage of David Robertson, music director of the St. Louis Symphony. Featured conductors: Roderick Cox, Rei Hotoda, Francesco Lecce-Chong, Lee Mills Presented by Dr. Jeanne and Rex Sinquefield.

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After-School Programs: Learning from the Getty Orchestras

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Thursday, June 20, 2013 11:30 am 01:00 pm

The League’s Getty Education and Community Investment Grants Program helped single out orchestras which offer after-school programs that align musical and social goals. These extraordinary programs are seeing powerful results. Learn more and explore what you can do in your own community. James M. Johnson, president & CEO, Omaha Symphony;  Leslie Scheuler, PhD, president, LS [...]

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Design Thinking: The Art of Being Customer-Focused

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Thursday, June 20, 2013 11:30 am 01:00 pm

Taking a cue from businesses like Continuum and IDEO, organizations of all kinds are prioritizing customer satisfaction as a necessity to insure future viability. Orchestras have lots to learn around this practice, including developing quick, inexpensive experiments that let them prototype new experiences that increase customer loyalty. Come prepared to roll up your sleeves, use [...]

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Developing Cross-Cultural Competency

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Thursday, June 20, 2013 11:30 am 01:00 pm

Whether you’re talking about generational perspectives, disabilities, ethnic or religious difference, or gender identification, you can see our communities are rapidly changing. Learning to communicate effectively – and respectfully – is one of the most important things we can do for staff, audiences, community members, artists, and beyond. This session is a must-attend for anyone [...]

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Health and Wellness Programs: Learning from the Getty Orchestras

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Thursday, June 20, 2013 11:30 am 01:00 pm

Through the League’s Getty Education and Community Investment Grants Program we’ve identified orchestras that are doing outstanding work in healthcare settings. Working with hospitals, nursing homes, and rehabilitation centers, these orchestras are partnering with medical professionals to make a huge difference in their communities. Learn all about these inspiring programs and explore what you can [...]

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