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    Women’s Conducting Masterclass with Marin Alsop

    Wed 18 May, 10.30am
    Queen Elizabeth Hall
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    Conductor, Marin Alsop
    Conductor, Marin Alsop. Credit: Adriane White

    Take a lesson from conducting powerhouse Marin Alsop, as she coaches a group of women to become the conductors of tomorrow, with the help of the Philharmonia.

    Whether you’re a conductor yourself, a lover of classical music, or just curious to see how a conductor drives an orchestra, this event is for you.

    Go behind the scenes to look at the rehearsal process, as Alsop shares her musical expertise and her advice for overcoming the challenges she has faced as a pioneering woman conductor.

    You’re welcome to bring your own scores to follow and to take notes. This is also an excellent opportunity for young musicians and school groups with a love of music.

    • Philharmonia Orchestra
    • Marin Alsop masterclass director
    • Justyna Kwarcinska guest conductor
    • Joy Lisney guest conductor
    • Chloé Dufresne guest conductor
    • Joséphine Korda guest conductor
    • Kay Salomon guest conductor
    • Brahms: Symphony No.1
    • Stravinsky: Symphony in Three Movements

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    Age recommendation

    For ages 10+

    There is no interval during this event.

    Dates & times

    Wed 18 May, 10.30am
    Approximate run time: 180 mins.
    Run times may vary by up to 20 minutes as they can be affected by last-minute programme changes, intervals and encores.


    • Standard entryFree, but ticketed

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