decision to offer a workshop in 2022 will
be made in December 2021.
about the Saito method and lessons are
is still one of the greatest life changing
moments in my career!"
- Dr. Scott MacLennan
"I had the most amazing time this
week at the International Saito Conducting
Workshop! I learned SO much that I will
continue to use everyday in my conducting
life. I'm so grateful to Wayne Toews Sensei
for his high degree of expertise and warm
supportive approach to teaching. He is a
true Maestro!" - Dr. Dominic Gregorio
"This workshop was a life-changing
experience. The combination of a clear,
concise methodology and sequential pedagogy
coupled with a vocabulary of gestures make
the Saito method superior. Mr. Toews is a
gifted musician and teacher and the entire
experience was incredible." -- Dr.
Hideo Saito's analysis of conducting gestures
provides the key to conducting with precision
and artistry. In particular. his discovery of
the secondary point and identification of
From-point gestures are not taught elsewhere.
Join the community of conductors who have used
these ideas at the highest level.
This is a first-rate conducting workshop
provided at an affordable price. The
devaluation of the Canadian dollar has made it
even more affordable for those coming from
This is a project of the Saskatchewan
Orchestral Association with funding from: