Principal Helena Gaunt was the keynote speaker at Strengthening Music in Society: The way forward for UK Conservatoires today – a conference bringing together key voices and perspectives from across the classical music sector to address the challenges and opportunities currently facing UK conservatoires and the classical music system.
This film explains the big thinking that’s been happening recently:
A summary of Helena's talk at the Strengthening Music and Society conference.
Professor Helena Gaunt, and Professor John Sloboda, Research Professor at Guildhall School of Music & Drama also report on the conference in a recent Arts Professional article
Musicians as “Makers in Society”: A Conceptual Foundation for Contemporary Professional Higher Music Education - AEC - Strengthening Music in SocietyAEC – Strengthening Music in Society (aec-music.eu)