2020-05-24 – 20:50 h

Composers Café has invited Finnish-American conductor Erik Ochsner to be part of their online seminar series, with a conference on Monday, May 25, 2020 @20h, where he will talk about Live in Concert programs and the role of a conductor for these projects.


The talk will cover subjects as what’s available, preparation before rehearsals, the use of click-tracks, key differences for concerts, and many more.


Erik Ochsner was the principal conductor for the La La Land in concert world tour and did the world premiere of Mary Poppins. Recent engagements include A Disney Celebration, Star Wars 5: The Empire Strikes Back, Batman (1989), and Ghostbusters! Other films he has conducted include Back to the Future, Beauty and the Beast (2017), Bugs Bunny at the Symphony, E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Frozen, La La Land, Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring, Love Actually, Mary Poppins (1964), Pirates of the Caribbean, Pixar in Concert, Star Trek (2009), Star Trek Into Darkness, and  Star Wars Episode 4: A New Hope.


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UPDATE (28/5/2020): Added the full video of the conference