The Music Show – ABC Radio National

Elena Schwarz whose conducting star is on the rise

Interview by Andrew Ford on the Music Show, ABC Radio National, March 5th, 2017.

Elena Schwarz is the newly appointed assistant conductor at the Tasmanian Symphony and West Australian Symphony Orchestras. She’s one of a host of new female conductors arriving on the international orchestral scene. She has strong views on style, repertoire and being a woman on the podium.