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Women Conductors

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Women Conductors

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Women Conductors

 

'Women Conductors is doing something fantastic: a programme for women conductors taught by the very gifted Alice Farnham. '    Sir Antonio Pappano

Alice is Co-Founder and Artistic Director of Women Conductors with the Royal Philharmonic Society – a ground-breaking programme to encourage women into conducting . http://www.royalphilharmonicsociety.org.uk/womenconductors 

Since 2017 she has been Artistic Director of the National Concert Hall Female Conductor Programme in Ireland.  https://www.nch.ie/Online/default.asp?BOparam::WScontent::loadArticle::permalink=Female-Conductors-Programme&BOparam::WScontent::loadArticle::context_id=

She helped set up Perth Symphony Orchestra's Women on the Podium and regularly gives masterclasses both online and in person.  She has been on the Guest Faculty of The Dallas Opera’s Hart Institute for Women ConductorsDirigent  for Kultur i Väst in Sweden, The Sorrell Women's Conducting Programme at the Royal Academy of Music.  

She is a regular Guest Tutor at the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama.   She has given Masterclass at the Association of British Choral Directors Convention, Guildhall School of Music & Drama Junior Department,  and James' Allen's Girls' School.  

Watch this short video of Alice's work with the Women Conductors @ The Royal Philharmonic Society  

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=in7QZJoBiTM&index=2&t=3s&list=PLvy28q3fzwxSi

Watch Alice giving a Masterclass at the Hart Institute - The Dallas Opera.

https://youtu.be/YjXLmNxtvtE

Watch this short video of Alice's work with the National Concert Hall Dublin

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dqetKDlPKcQ

Read Alice's Blog in the Guardian 2015

https://www.theguardian.com/music/2015/sep/10/how-to-get-more-women-conducting-morley-college-alice-farnham

 

DIARY

WORKSHOPS / MASTERCLASSES 2020

February 22-23  National Concert Hall Dublin - Female Conductor Programme 

February 28  March 1st - Perth Symphony - Women on the Podium

March 30-31  Royal North College of Music - Women Conductors with the Royal Philharmonic Society

April 14-15  Birmingham Conservatoire of Music - Women Conductors with the Royal Philharmonic Society

April 25-26  National Concert Hall Dublin - Female Conductor Programme 

May 6-7 National Concert Hall Dublin - Female Conductor Programme

August 8-22  Dartington Festival - Advanced Conductors Course - Course Leader