JURY: Philharmonie de Paris Showcase

Elizabeth Askren is honored to join the Artistic Committee of “Tremplin Jeunes Cheffes d’Orchestre”, a joint initiative by the Philharmonie de Paris, l’Association Française des Orchestres, and the Orchestre de Picardie. Held during France’s annual Orchestres En Fête! festival, the Philharmonie de Paris, in partnership with the Association Française des Orchestres and…

GUEST CONDUCTOR: Orchestra, “Gheorghe Dima” Music Academy

Elizabeth Askren is excited to work with the “Gheorghe Dima” Music Academy’s Academica Orchestra during the 2018-19 season. The orchestra offers pre-professional training and experience to instrumentalists in the Academy's undergraduate and post-graduate performance degrees.  This season, the Academica orchestra will perform works by Verdi, Mozart, Mendelssohn, Gershwin, and concerti…

GUEST CONDUCTOR: Orchestra Academy of OVHFC and ODB

August 23 - September 1, 2018 Elizabeth Askren is thrilled to collaborate again with the Orchestre Victor Hugo Franche-Comté! Alongside Artistic Director Jean-François Verdier, she will guest conduct the Orchestre des Jeunes, a summer orchestral academy involving 90 young musicians aged 12-25 from the Bourgogne-Franche Comté region.  This year's program will include…