Interviews and Articles
Read the latest interviews and articles about Women Conductors...
PRESS & MEDIA
"I don’t want to force anyone to conduct, and it’s certainly not for everyone. But I want to inspire young women and show them that conducting is an option – something that they may not have even considered before – and these workshops offer a safe place to have a go." Alice Farnham, Women Conductors Artistic Director (The Guardian)
January 2017 - Why do we need Women Conductors?
July 2016, Arts Council Evaluation
October 2015, Redbrick: Alice Farnham interview
September 2015, The Guardian: Not just a cute girl on a podium: how to get more women conducting
May 2014, Rhinegold: Women on the box
March 2014, The Guardian: Girls-only course aims to tackle shortage of female conductors
Daniel Barenboim, RPS Gold Medal 2007: Classical music will not survive unless we change our attitude and make it something that is essential to our lives. Join the RPS if you believe in the future of music.
DID YOU KNOW?
From 1819 the Society’s home was the Harmonic Institution built by John Nash in Regents Street. The building was destroyed by fire in 1830 and is now the site of a NatWest Bank.