Interactive Conference Program

 

 

ABODA Workshop

AUSTA Conference Welcome

AUSTA Conference
TimeSaturday July 7Sunday July 8Monday July 9Tuesday July 10
7.30 amTrade and AUSTA bump in (all day)

 

Early Morning session – TBC

 

Early Morning session – TBC

 

8.30 amRegistration for ABODA Conducting Workshops*Registration and coffeeRegistration and coffeeRegistration and coffee
9.00amSession 1.1Session 2.1Session 3.1
ABODA Conducting Workshops

with Mark Laycock*

9am – 4pm

 

Masterclass D Violin and viola

with Brian Finlayson**

Times and bookings on website

 

9am PHYSIO SESSION D

10am PHYSIO SESSION C (TBC)

 

9-10.30   Patrice Connelly – Intro to viola da gamba & its music (i) Demo and hands-on session treble tenor & bass viols

Welcome with dignitaries and guests, including:

Janet Holmes à Court AC

Henry Boston

(Chamber of Arts and Culture WA)

Tze Law Chan (Singapore)

Mark Laycock (USA)

Brian Finlayson (Austria)

Joon Bae Park (Korea)

ESTA guest TBC

AUSTA Awards – State and National

 

·        Set Up for Success: The Right HandBrian Finlayson

·     Monday Morning Strategies: Practical suggestions for improving your orchestra

Mark Laycock

·        The Power of Play: Strategies for the studio violin teacher – Sheau-Fang Low

·        An introduction to Pereira Cello Technique – David Pereira

·        Luthiers Meeting hosted by Helen Tuckey and Susan Pierotti (Simply for Strings Hall)

Keynote LectureMark Laycock

·        Set Up for Success: The Left Hand (equipment and accessories) –

Brian Finlayson

·        Teaching music theory to strings – Lorraine Chai. Two identical repeat sessions, 9am and 9.45 am

·        Early Music – Two non-identical sessions, 9am and 9.45 am – Patrice Connelly, chair, including Robert Nairn, Donald Maurice and others

10.30 amMorning Tea & Trade DisplayMorning Tea & Trade DisplayMorning Tea & Trade Display
11.00 amSession 1.2Session 2.2Session 3.2
11am PHYSIO SESSION B

12pm PHYSIO SESSION A (TBC)

 

Masterclass C Violin and viola

with Brian Finlayson**

Times and bookings on website

 

ABODA Conducting Workshops

with Mark Laycock     9am – 4pm

 

11-12.30   Patrice Connelly – Intro to viola da gamba & its music (ii) Intro to Renaissance consort music, played on your usual instruments or viol

Keynote Lecture Brian Finlayson

 

·        Violin masterclass (intermediate to advanced) – Brian Finlayson

·        My Brilliant Career: career development – music mentoring, how to run a positive music studio, string teaching in a changing school environment and more – panel includes Louise Butler, Joanna Drimatis, Wendy Brentnall-Wood

·        Running a Successful Beginner Program – Loreta Fin

·        Improvising and Electric Violin – Rupert Guenther

·        Demonstration lesson (primary aged student) – Brian Finlayson

·        Lower Strings Methodology

Robert Nairn and Alvin Wong

·        School Orchestra Workshop (Advanced) – Mark Laycock

·        Vamoosh! Creative ideas for beginners – Thomas Gregory

·        Retailers Meeting hosted by Gina de Francesco, Helen Tuckey and Susan Pierotti (Simply for Strings Hall)

 

12:00 pmPresentation: New Online Teaching Course – Philip Aird, ESTA and Richard CrozierBook Launch – Loreta Fin launches her Beginner String Ensemble series in WA.Poster Pres. 2
12.30 pmBYO LUNCH!Lunch & Trade Display Poster Pres. 1Lunch & Trade DisplayLunch & Trade Display
1.30 pmSession 1.3Session 2.3Session 3.3
Masterclass B Violin and viola

with Brian Finlayson **

Times and bookings on website

 

ABODA Conducting Workshops*

with Mark Laycock

9am – 4pm

 

 

Australian String Quartet

Discussion with members of the quartet and their Guadagnini instruments.

·        Demonstration lesson (primary aged student) – Brian Finlayson

·        School Orchestra Workshop (Intermediate) – Mark Laycock

·        Coping with accompanists: Keys to successful collaborations – Gaby Gunders

·        Pedagogy tuition in Australian tertiary education – Goetz Richter

·        Pablo Ferrández performance, interview by panel with Alvin Wong and other cellists

 

 

 

 

 

2.30 pmSession 1.4Session 2.4
Masterclass A Violin and viola

with Brian Finlayson **

Times and bookings on website

 

ABODA Conducting Workshops*

with Mark Laycock

9am – 4pm

 

Australian String Quartet

Pop-up event – time and place TBC

School Orchestra Repertoire Reading Session – ‪ Mark Laycock

 

Ten Strategies for Reinvigorating Rehearsals– Mark Laycock

·        Bass masterclass – Robert Nairn

·        Facilitating composition with your string ensemble

Karen Kyraikou

·        The Art of Vocal Fingering – fingering/string choices based on voice leading – Donald Maurice

3:00pm Afternoon tea
3.30 pmAfternoon Tea & Trade DisplayAfternoon Tea & Trade DisplaySession 3.5 (3:30 – 5pm)
4.00 pmSession 1.5Session 2.5AUSTA Forum: Set up for Success

Helen Tuckey and other presenters, including John Shayler ESTA UK Chair of Council will present an exciting, future-focussed session for greater insight into the achievements, challenges and opportunities faced by the string world in general, and AUSTA and our kin organisations, ESTA and ASTA.  Your ideas and involvement can build the AUSTA of the future!

AUSTA Registration opens

4pm – 6pm

Meet and greet

Social event and registration

 

4pm – 6pm Presenters TBC

·        Violin Forum

·        Viola Forum

·        Cello Forum

·        Bass Forum

Mini sessions for each instrument with a smorgasbord of topics and activities.

 

4pm – 6pm Presenters TBC

·        Violin Forum

·        Viola Forum

·        Cello Forum

·        Bass Forum

Mini sessions for each instrument with a smorgasbord of topics and activities.

Last Red Cat leaves WACA at 6:26pm

 

6:30pm Drinks

Last Red Cat leaves WACA at 6:45pm5pm – 6pm

Conference wind-up and farewells

with drinks and finger food

7:00pm7:30pm WAYO*
with Singapore Music Makers
@ Perth Concert Hall  (Mahler)More InformationBook Tickets
7:00pm CONFERENCE DINNER**

(pre-dinner drinks at 6:30pm) at Travelodge Hotel

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7:00pm AUSTRALIAN STRING QUARTET* PERFORMANCE at Government House Ballroom

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The program is correct at the time of publishing. The organisers reserve the right to delete, modify or alter items from the program or to delete, modify or alter any aspect of the Conference timetabling and delivery at their sole discretion and without notice. Neither the host organisation nor the meeting organisers will accept any liability for any loss or inconvenience caused to any party consequent to such changes.  Events marked * are not AUSTA conference events and are not included in conference registration.  Links to tickets for these events are on the website.  The AUSTA Conference Dinner is also a separate ticketed AUSTA event, along with the violin master classes pre-Conference, and the AUSTA Big Cello Day Out on July 11.

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