1. Departments
  2. Conducting

Unlimited possibility at the tip of your baton.

Small department. Big opportunities.

The exclusive nature of SFCM’s conducting program guarantees students the guidance and opportunities required to become a successful and well-rounded conductor. Private instruction, rehearsals, and performance, in conjunction with the Conservatory Orchestra and other Conservatory ensembles, constitute the core of the program. SFCM conducting students have access to plentiful work experience opportunities around the Bay Area.

VISITING THE CAMPUS

We’re waiting to show you around.

We look forward to your visit! Contact the Office of Admission to take a tour of our facilities and audit a class. You can also contact the conducting faculty directly to arrange a consultative lesson.

ENSEMBLES

Perform with your peers.

Performance opportunities abound at SFCM. Ensembles range from small, dedicated instrumental choirs to the Conservatory Orchestra. As a conductor, you’ll collaborate with many different musical groups.

DEGREES AND PROGRAMS

Qualify yourself for the future.

See what’s in store for you as a Master of Music candidate in SFCM’s conducting department.