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Inspiring Women in Music: Alice Farnham

Alice Farnham, one of Britain's leading female conductors, discusses her life in music, including what and who inspires her.

A week of Essays in which five women tell us about their lives in music including what, and who, inspires them. Alice Farnham is one of Britain's leading female conductors. As well as enjoying a growing international reputation, particularly in the field of opera conducting, she is Co-Founder and Artistic Director of Women Conductors @ Morley - a programme to encourage women into the conducting profession.

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