Leni Alexander
Leni Alexander (8 June 1924 – 7 August 2005) was a German-Chilean composer.
Helene Alexander Pollak was born in Breslau, and her family lived in Hamburg and then emigrated to Chile in 1939 to esca...
Ebony and Ivory (piano duo)
Ebony and Ivory was the name given to two elderly women in New Jersey, one white and one black, who played classical piano together. Both had suffered a stroke in 1982 and become partially disabled. R...
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Martha Alter
Martha Alter (8 February 1904 – 3 June 1976) was an American pianist, music teacher and composer.
Martha Alter was born in New Bloomfield, Pennsylvania, to parents David Boyd and Daisy Myrl Alter....
Concerto delle donne
The concerto delle donne (lit. consort of ladies) was a group of professional female singers in the late Renaissance court of Ferrara, Italy, renowned for their technical and artistic virtuosity. The ...
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Yardena Alotin
Yardena Alotin (Hebrew: ירדנה אלוטין; born April 19, 1930 in Tel Aviv, died October 4, 1994 in New York City) was an Israeli composer and pianist.
Yardena Alotin studied from 1948 to 1950 at the M...
Women's Orchestra of Auschwitz
The Women's Orchestra of Auschwitz, or the Girls' Orchestra of Auschwitz, was a female orchestra at Auschwitz concentration camp, which was created in June 1943 by a Polish music teacher, Mrs. Zofia C...
Antonia Joy Wilson
Dr. Antonia Joy Wilson is a professional conductor currently serving with the Shen Yun Performing Arts international orchestra in New York. She made her debut conducting the Colorado Symphony Orchest...
Vijayalakshmy Subramaniam
Vijayalakshmy Subramaniam is an eminent Carnatic music vocalist. As a student and performer of classical music for over three decades, she has performed extensively in India and abroad since the age ...
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Orchestrette Classique
Orchestrette Classique, later called Orchestrette of New York (1932–1943) was an American chamber orchestra in New York made up of women musicians. It was founded in 1932 by conductor Frédérique Petri...
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List of female classical conductors
List of female classical conductors
Liana Alexandra
Liana Alexandra (born Liana Moraru, 27 May 1947 – 10 January 2011) was a Romanian composer, pianist and music educator.
Alexandra was born in Bucharest, Romania. From 1965 to 1971, she stud...
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Jeannette Sorrell
Jeannette Sorrell is an American conductor and harpsichordist and the founder and musical director of Apollo's Fire, the Cleveland Baroque Orchestra.
Jeannette Sorrell was born in San Francisco in...
A Woman Is a Risky Bet: Six Orchestra Conductors
A Woman Is a Risky Bet: Six Orchestra Conductors (Swedish: Dirigenterna) is a 1987 Swedish documentary film about women orchestra conductors directed by Christina Olofson.
In A Woman Is a Risky ...
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Ruth Brewer Eisenberg
Ruth Brewer Eisenberg (1902–1996) was "Ivory" of "Ebony and Ivory," the inter-racial piano duo. Eisenberg and Margaret Patrick, "Ebony," each had a stroke in 1982, which partially disabled them. Prior...
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Solange Ancona
Solange Ancona (born 14 August 1943) is a French composer.
Solange Ancona was born in Paris and studied at the Conservatoire National Superieur de Paris under Olivier Messiaen and Giacinto Scelsi....
Germaine Thyssens-Valentin
Germaine Thyssens-Valentin (2 July 1902 – 7 July 1987) was a classical pianist of Franco-Dutch parentage, noted for her performances of French music. She studied under Gabriel Fauré at the Paris Conse...
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Han-na Chang
Han-Na Chang (Korean: 장한나 [tɕaŋhanna]; born December 23, 1982) is a South Korean conductor and cellist. She won the Rostropovich International Cello Competition in 1994 and developed an international...
List of Maryland music groups
This is a list of Maryland music groups, consisting of groups of Marylanders who are musically notable, musically notable groups of people with a connection to Maryland, and other groups who are notab...
List of Maryland music groups - Wikipedia
Teresa Carreño
María Teresa Carreño García de Sena (December 22, 1853 – June 12, 1917) was a Venezuelan pianist, singer, composer, and conductor.
Born into a musical family, she was at first taugh...
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Diane Wittry
Diane Wittry is an American musical conductor, currently serving as the Music Director and Conductor of both the Allentown Symphony Orchestra in Pennsylvania (since 1995), and the Norwalk Symphony in ...
Cappella Artemisia
Cappella Artemisia is an Italian all-female vocal group specializing in the music of the convents of 17th Century Italy. The group was founded by the American, but resident in Italy, singer and musico...
Michi Gaigg
Michi Gaigg (born in Schörfling am Attersee, 1957) is an Austrian violinist and conductor. She is founder and conductor of the Baroque orchestras L'arpa festante and L'Orfeo.
Cleveland Women's Orchestra
The Cleveland Women's Orchestra is an American orchestra made up entirely of female musicians, based in Cleveland, Ohio. It was founded in 1935 and performed its first concert in 1936. It is the old...
Laura Andel
Laura Andel (born 1968) is an Argentine musician, conductor and composer.
Laura Andel was born in Argentina of Moldovian heritage, and began music lessons in Buenos Aires at the age of five. She p...