These documentaries take viewers inside the conducting master class of the Oregon Bach Festival, a high-level professional training program.
Participants conduct the Festival’s forces both in the classroom and in concert, gaining insights from Helmuth Rilling, an acknowledged master of the Bach repertoire and Festival cofounder. Since 1970 more than 1,000 conductors from around the world have graduated from the class. Underwritten by the Hinkle Charitable Foundation.
Learn about the OBF master class from the perspective of three students. Recorded June 26-July 7, 2010 at the Oregon Bach Festival on the University of Oregon campus. Underwritten by the Hinkle Charitable Foundation.
This documentary takes viewers inside Helmuth Rilling's teaching philosophy, showing how the lessons he imparts shapes the approach of student conductors. Recorded July 3-12, 2012 at the Oregon Bach Festival in the Hult Center for the Performing Arts. Underwritten by the Hinkle Charitable Foundation.