'Working with three great women, full of passion and enthusiasm, in a productive atmosphere has been very inspiring.'
Anna – 2023/24 participant

Applications are now open for the Glover-Edwards Conducting Programme, which is aimed at women who are considering applying for a Master’s in orchestral conducting in the UK or abroad. Led by Sian Edwards, Head of Conducting at the Royal Academy of Music, and including masterclasses with Jane Glover and Alice Farnham.

'I feel far more ready to take on opportunities like this in the future, and that is enormously valuable at this stage in my conducting career.'
Alice – 2023/24 participant

The first weekend of the programme will take place from Friday 6 September to Sunday 8 September at the Royal Academy of Music, with three further weekends in October, November and January 2025.

Applications for the course close at 10am on Friday 28 June – for details of how to apply, click here.

To read about the 2022/23 Glover-Edwards Programme, click here.

The Academy's flag on the front of the building

Glover-Edwards Conducting Programme