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Where are all the female conductors?

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Why are women not making it as conductors? The latest edition of Gramophone has produced a list of ten conductors, who it thinks will be shaping tastes in classical music over the next generation, and all of them are men.

James Inverne, editor of Gramophone, and Jessica Cottis, Australian-British conductor, debate the why so few women are stepping up to the podium.


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