Orchestral Assn. International Saito Conducting
July 22 - 29,
2023 in Saskatoon, SK, Canada
workshop is still one of the greatest life
changing moments in my career!" -
Dr. Scott MacLennan
"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. Philip Baldwin
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beginning in mid-March 2023.
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Hideo Saito's analysis of conducting gestures
provides the key to conducting with precision
and artistry. In particular. his identification
of the secondary point and ingenious use 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 better for those coming from outside
This is a project of the Saskatchewan
Orchestral Association with funding from