Los Angeles Film Conducting Intensive (LAFCI) is dedicated to advancing the art of conducting by providing workshops and access to online resources to help media composers succeed on the podium. LAFCI is dedicated to providing exceptional training based on sound pedagogical practices coupled with experienced professional faculty.




We have compiled a list of online resources we recommend to help you improve your technique and expand your knowledge of conducting. From great texts on technique to scores required for our courses, the online Resource Center is a great place to find tools to help you in your journey of becoming an effective conductor.

An Inside Look: David Robertson

LAFCI is proud to present, An Inside Look, a series of interviews featuring professional conductors sharing personal perspectives on their craft.  Available as a free resource in our Resource Center page, An Inside Look provides a candid 

conversation with some of today's leading conductors on their experiences in the field as well as advice for you. Visit the Resource Center

page for a complete list of currently available interviews. Play the above video for

Thought on Conducting

“Conduct from what you receive. In other words, be flexible because what the orchestra plays might be a better conception of a musical phrase you had in mind.”

-Leonard Slatkin

Music Director, Detroit Symphony Orchestra

Directeur Musical Honoraire, Orchestre National de Lyon

a sneak peek with our recent interview with conductor, David Robertson.