Conductor and University of Oregon Masters candidate, Shelby Laird will prepare an ensemble of singers and instrumentalists in a concert that will include a complete performance of “From the Wingbone of a Swan.” Edie will meet one-on-one with Shelby in mid-November to discuss the work. She will meet with the full ensemble in January to coach rehearsal of the piece and have a Q & A with the musicians. The concert will take place on January 30, 2024 at the University of Oregon.
From October 30 2023 to May 3 2024, Edie will serve as a mentor in the GRAMMY U Mentorship Program. For the duration of the program, she will work closely with a mentee sharing her over 30 years of experience and expertise in the music business.