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Ask a Conductor, BPO Music Director JoAnn Falletta on Twitter

Today, Wednesday, December 8th from 2-4pm Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Music Director JoAnn Falletta along with conductors from around the world will be answering questions on Twitter. Falletta will be available to answer questions about anything from stick technique to concert going customs. To participate, simply think of a question and pose it on Twitter.

For more information or to ask a question, visit and choose a conductor; questions must be 140 characters or less and must include the hash tag #askaconductor and the conductor’s Twitter handle (@BPOrchestra).

#askaconductor in 5 simple steps

Step 1: Think of a question

Step 2: Log in to Twitter (free to join if you are not already a member)

Step 3: Pose your question on December 8. Just remember to stick to 140 characters or less and be sure to include the hash tag #askaconductor (what are hash tags?)

Step 4 (optional): Also include your conductor’s Twitter handle for specific questions @BPOrchestra

Step 5: Wait for the conductor to answer!

For a list of conductors who have signed up to participate so far, visit