Jenni Brandon presented her lecture, “Developing A Collaborative Project” as part of her Lecture-Concert Series at Arkansas State University. This event was on Wednesday, April 7, 2021, at 3:30 PM PDT. This was a virtual Zoom presentation.
Jenni, during the presentation, offered her real-world expertise and experience on collaboration, commissioning, and the business of music as a professional, working musician. She engaged the students and participants in a lively discussion.
She offered the participants ideas and ways to manifest a career and how to make connections today for opportunities now and in the future. She’s worked with dozens of musicians and ensembles on writing new works, large and small projects, and recordings of her music and can speak on the importance of collaboration.
Jenni’s featured workshops for residencies, festivals and events are:
+ The Art of Collaboration and Creativity
+ Being a composer in the 21st Century
+ Yoga for Musicians: Finding balance between practice, performance, and personal life
+ How to think like a conductor: Preparing to conduct your own music
+ Coaching ensembles on works by Jenni
+ Conducting her works and the works of other living composers
+ Personalized lessons for composers, both in person and via the internet
+ Additional workshops and residencies can be customized to support your students, ensembles, and audience