Virtual Vancouver 2020

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In lieu of this year's conference slated to be hosted by our colleagues at the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, we are pleased to offer an array of sessions virtually. Below, find links to livestreamed webinars (which will be recorded and made available following the live event), pre-recorded presentations and tutorials, and written documents and blogs. Sessions will be presented May - August, 2020. Please contact MOLA Administrator with any questions.

Roundtables - Members Only

*Roundtables are for MOLA Members only and require a password to join the Zoom session. Passwords can be found on the MOLA Forum under the "Virtual Vancouver Member Only Sessions" thread when logged into the MOLA website.

Opera Roundtable
June 15, 2020, 1pm ET
Moderated by Melisandra Dunker, Librarian - Los Angeles Opera

Ballet Roundtable
June 17, 2020, 12pm ET
Moderated by Justin Vibbard, Principal Librarian - Sarasota Orchestra

Summer Festival Roundtable
June 26, 2020, 3pm ET
Moderated by Sarah Bowman Peterson, Librarian - Grand Rapids Symphony; Peninsula Music Festival

Academic Roundtable    
July 27, 2020, 2pm ET
Moderated by Meredith Gangler, Librarian - Boston University School of Music

Additional Opportunities

Résumé Reviews
Available to all interested MOLA members and includes an interview coaching. This opportunity is also open to summer/festival interns and apprentices selected this season. Additionally, we have provided some helpful hints to demystify the performance librarian résumé HERE. PDF résumés can be submitted via email - please include your name and affiliated MOLA organization. A 10-15 minute feedback/coaching session will be scheduled on a rolling basis after we've reviewed your materials. We look forward to your submission!

One-on-One Sessions
Available by appointment - click to email & schedule

Sessions Coming Soon!

Some content may be available to MOLA members only and will be indicated as such where necessary. Details below subject to change and will be added and updated throughout the coming weeks - stay tuned!

Proofreading & Errata        
Doug Adams, Orchestra Librarian - Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra
Jeff Ryan - Former Composer in Residence - Vancouver Symphony Orchestra      

Music Repair and Binding Techniques         
Robert Sutherland, Honorary Member - The Metropolitan Opera
Katharina Hötzenecker, Chief Librarian - Vienna State Opera
Akane Oki, Librarian - NHK Symphony Orchestra
       
ArtsVision
Tom Nazelli, President & CEO - ArtsVision         
Alex Clark, Assistant Librarian and Artistic Associate - Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

Orchestral Planning and Administration Software (OPAS) - US Webinar (view OPAS Next tutorial to be available in advance)     
Tom Gaitens, Owner - Fine Arts Software

Orchestral Planning and Administration Software (OPAS) - EU Webinar (view OPAS Next tutorial to be available in advance)   
*This webinar presented in German   

nkoda and Publisher Update (view nkoda tutorial HERE)
Mike Newman, Global Business Development Manager - nkoda
TBD Librarian 

Teamwork in the Library         
Minella Lacson, Librarian - Vancouver Symphony Orchestra 
Alex Clark, Assistant Librarian and Artistic Associate - Vancouver Symphony Orchestra

Introduction to Adobe Illustrator 
Michel Léonard, Music Librarian - Orchestre symphonique de Montréal

Opera for Symphony Librarians
KT Somero, Staff Librarian - Los Angeles Philharmonic
Nancy Elbeck, Principal Librarian - National Arts Centre Orchestra

Band/Jazz/Contemporary Music Issues        
Charles Paul, Assistant Chief Librarian - The United States Marine Band
Manly Romero, Performance Librarian - Manhattan School of Music

Conference Resources Now Available

  • Alex Clark, Assistant Librarian and Artistic Associate - Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
  • Angela Elster, President & CEO - Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
  • Minella Lacson, Librarian - Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
  • Otto Tausk, Music Director - Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
  • Alex Clark, Assistant Librarian and Artistic Associate - Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
  • Angela Elster, President & CEO - Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
  • Minella Lacson, Librarian - Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
  • Otto Tausk, Music Director - Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
  • Jay Berger, Manager, Licensing & Copyright - Carl Fischer Music and the Theodore Presser Company
  • Karen Heymann, Production Manager - Peermusic Classical
  • James M. Kendrick, Partner - Alter Kendrick & Baron, LLP
  • Kevin McGee, Manager, Digital & Mechanical Licensing - Wise Music
  • Alizabeth Nowland, Performance Librarian - University of Michigan
  • Charles Paul, Assistant Chief Librarian - The United States Marine Band
  • Norman Ryan, Vice President, Composers & Repertoire - Schott Music Corporation & European American Music
  • Jim Schneeberg, Publishing Associate - Southern Music Company; Lauren Keiser Music Publishing
  • Justin Vibbard, Principal Librarian - Sarasota Orchestra
  • Eric Wendell, Director, Rental & Grand Rights Licensing - Boosey & Hawkes, Inc.
  • Aurélia Azoulay-Guetta, Co-Founder & Head of Sales - Newzik
  • Alex Clark, Assistant Librarian and Artistic Associate - Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
  • Bevis Hungate, Vice President, Rental Services - Boosey & Hawkes, Inc.
  • Paul Schäffer, Editorial Department, Concert Opera Media Division - Schott Music Mainz
  • Kazue Asawa McGregor, Librarian - Los Angeles Philharmonic
  • Jane Cross, Music Archivist - Library of Congress
  • Alison Verderber, Orchestra Librarian - Austin Symphony
  • Zoua Sylvia Yang, Music and Performing Arts Librarian, Assistant Professor - DePauw University
  • Mark Fugina, Librarian - Long Beach Symphony 
  • Joshua Luty, Music Librarian - Houston Grand Opera
  • Philip Rothman, Owner - NYC Music Services
  • Aaron Christopher Hawn, Principal Librarian, Edmonton Symphony Orchestra, Moderator
  • Stephen E. Hefling, Professor of Music, Emeritus, Case Western Reserve University; Co-director, Gustav Mahler: Neue Kritische Gesamtausgabe
  • Christian Rudolf Riedel, Breitkopf und Härtel; Editor, Gustav Mahler: Die Symphonien
  • Dr. Renate Stark-Voit, Co-director, Gustav Mahler: Neue Kritische Gesamtausgabe
  • Jean-Marie Zeitouni, Artistic Director, I Musici de Montréal; Principal Guest Conductor, Colorado Music Festival