Monday Link Round Up: December 3, 2018

Monday Link Round Up: December 3, 2018

News and music to start your week! I can think of no better way to start a new week than with a new episode of Listening to Ladies!  In this latest episode Elizabeth Blair discusses composition with Reena Esmail.  Listen below – but find even more links and videos mentioned in the conversation on the Listening to Ladies website. There is news that the Sphinx Organization, known for encouraging and supporting young musicians from diverse backgrounds to enter careers in music, is now also turning focus to encourage more diversity in artistic leadership.  Read more at Detroit Business. Yip Wing-sie,…

Monday Link Round Up: December 26, 2016

News to start your week! The New York Times profiles Yip Wing-sie, who is conductor of the Hong Kong Sinfonietta.  The conversation is about her experiences as a woman and a minority in finding her way to the podium, as well as the current statistics, and stigmas, surrounding women conductors today.   Classical-music.com created a list of 10 (more) women composers you should know – and stepped away from the usual list of Hildegard, Clara Schumann, and Fanny Mendelssohn Hensel.  Read on here.   The Dallas Opera’s Institute for Women Conductors has wrapped up for 2016!  Read Gregory Sullivan Isaac’s review…