Indulge Your Inner Maestro!
The auditorium lights dim, the stage lights blaze.
The orchestra and the audience are still and silent, waiting for … YOU!
You weave your way to the podium (to thunderous applause),
shake hands with the concertmaster, turn, and begin to conduct.
The rush of sound, the power of the great music,
and the authority of the dozens of highly trained professionals
thrill you and fill you with awe.
And all eyes are on YOU –
the maker of music, the shaper of sound, the leader of the band.
Come conduct your Delaware Symphony Orchestra!
Maestro David Amado will give you a lesson beforehand
so you can thoroughly relish this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity
to indulge your inner Maestro!
Terms and Conditions
be redeemed during the Delaware Symphony Orchestra’s 2013-2014 season.
Specific date, time, location (in Delaware), and musical selection to
be determined by the DSO.
Guest conductor must be 16 or
older. Guest conductor to lead the DSO for not more than five minutes.
Brief conducting lesson to last not more than 30 minutes and to be
scheduled at a date, time, and location mutually agreed upon by Maestro
Amado and guest conductor. No audio or video recording of performance
permitted. May not be exchanged or redeemed for cash, tickets, or other
This opportunity will be auctioned at the MidAtlantic
Wine + Food Festival's Gala Winemakers Dinner + Live Auction, Saturday,
March 9, 2013, at the Hotel DuPont's Gold Ballroom. Tickets and more
information available here.