“I feel that I am not alone in this uphill battle”

Global Conservatoire student Laura Helene Hansen on the course “Music and Racism”

Laura Helene Hansen is working on her master’s degree in vocal studies at the Royal Danish Academy of Music in Copenhagen and will join the Opera Academy of the Royal Theatre in Copenhagen. Laura took part in the Global Conservatoire course “Music and Racism,” taught by mdw faculty member Marco Kölbl in summer semester 2022.…

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“It is impressive to gain an overview of the musical life of other students”

How one gathers international experience at the Global Conservatoire

Studying in London, New York, or Copenhagen from one’s base at the mdw: the Global Conservatoire opened its digital doors with a pilot course in the 2021 winter semester. The Manhattan School of Music (New York), the Royal College of Music (London), the Royal Danish Academy of Music (Copenhagen), and the mdw are cooperating in this multifaceted project in order to offer their music students a flexible online programme of courses with synchronous and asynchronous sessions.…

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Dirigiermeisterkurs bei Alejandro Posada, Kolumbien

Wir Dirigierenstudierende der mdw haben uns sehr auf den Besuch des kolumbianischen Dirigenten und Absolventen der mdw, Alejandro Posada, gefreut. Er dirigierte im Rahmen des “Concierto de Música Latinoamericana” (Konzert lateinamerikanischer Musik) das Webern Symphonieorchester der mdw im November 2019. Der Kontakt und die Zusammenarbeit mit Maestro Posada war sehr inspirierend bzw.…

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