Next Retreat:

June 28 - July 16, 2017

Gala Final Concert Saturday July 15 at 2:00, Medomak Family Camp, 178 Liberty Road, Washington, Maine

Published Wednesday, July 12, 2017 1:00 am

Thirty conductors will lead the Conductors Retreat Symphony Orchestra in the annual final concert. The program will include:

BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5

SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No. 5

VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis

MOZART Ballet Music from Idomeneo

SAINT-SAËNS Cello Concerto with Jonathan Butler, cellist

Conductors of all ages and levels of experience come to the Conductors Retreat at Medomak from Canada, Europe, Asia, Latin America and all parts of the U.S. to take part in this renowned and intensive summer program, now in its 21st season. The program is known for its holistic approach which develops the conducting skills, artistic sensibilities and personal leadership attributes of conductors who learn to be of greater service to their communities and the musical organizations they lead.  This concert is the culmination of their Retreat experience.  

Indoor seating is limited and on a first come, first served basis.  The conductors and orchestra musicians look forward to welcoming the public.  There is no admission charge, and everyone is welcome.  

The concert will begin at 2:00 and it will end before 5:00.  Concert-goers are welcome to come to all or part of the concert.  Please join us and bring your family and friends.

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