ASSOCIATED CONDUCTOR, 2019-20:
Romanian National Academy of Music “Gheorghe Dima”
October 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020
Elizabeth Askren is thrilled to announce this new collaboration with the Romanian National Academy of Music “Gheorghe Dima”!
Throughout the 2019-20 academic year, she will be working as Associated Conductor of opera and orchestras, and as such will teach, prepare, and conduct several symphonic programs and staged operas.
The “Gheorghe Dima” National Music Academy in Cluj-Napoca is one of the most active institutions of university-level musical education in Romania, offering its students high-level education in the fields of music performance, music education and musicology. The Academy supports scientific research in the areas of musical composition, performance and musicology, being the first Romanian institution to organize doctoral studies in the field of music.
An active part of the city and region’s cultural life, the “Gheorghe Dima” Music Academy organizes or aids in the organization of prestigious national and international cultural events.