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Thursday 26 February - Sunday 1 March 2015
The Guildhall School of Music & Drama’s Reflective Conservatoire Conference is held every three years and is an established feature of the international events calendar.
The Conference brings together leading performers, teachers and researchers from all over the world to address the key issues in Higher Education within music and drama, explored through a series of performances, practical workshops, keynote speeches, curated sessions, seminars and round-table discussions.
The 4th international Reflective Conservatoire Conference, ‘Creativity and Changing Cultures’, will take place in London at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama (including our flagship new building, Milton Court) and the Barbican Centre from Thursday 26 February to Sunday 1 March 2015.
Booking Opens Spring 2014
For more information and to register your interest, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Creativity, playfulness and improvisation: artistic development and experiential learning
Interdisciplinary connections: meeting points, shared values, collaboration, interrogating differences between art forms
The world in 2020 and beyond: conservatoires in society
Viewpoints on the developing artist and the flow of exchange between teachers, alumni and professionals
Keynote speakers in 2015 include:
Ricardo Castro: pianist, conductor and founder of Brazil’s NEOJIBA youth music training programme
Liz Lerman: choreographer, dancer, educator, writer, and creator of the Critical Response Process, a rigorous feedback system for developing work in progress
Conference Director: Professor Helena Gaunt, Assistant Principal (Research and Academic Development)
Past Conference titles:
2012 - Performing at the Heart of Knowledge
2009 - Building Connections
2006 - Apprentices and Sorcerers?