Institute for Women Conductors

Karin Hendrickson

USA

Nominated for the 2016 Salzburg Festival/Nestle Young Conductors Award, Karin Hendrickson’s operatic work includes: Music Director for the premiere and tour of Opera for the Unknown Woman (Melanie Wilson/National Theatre), Music Director for the Garsington Youth Opera, and Music Director for Bloomsbury Opera. Symphonic debuts include the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Nashville Symphony Orchestra, Kammersymphonie Graz, Sao Paulo Symphony, Ensemble Eroica, Southbank Sinfonia and Britten-Pears Orchestra. In 2016/17 Karin Hendrickson was Assistant Conductor to the BBC Proms Verdi Requiem under Marin Alsop, and cover conductor for the Royal Ballet. Upcoming projects include music direction for an independent performance of Strauss’ Die Ägyptishce Helena, the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra’s Musical Leadership project, and Chorus Master for Monteverdi’s Il Ritorno d’Ulisse in Patria with The Royal Opera.

2017 Participants

Particpants:

Alba Bomfim

 

Mélisse Brunet

 

Lina Gonzalez-Granados

 

Karin Hendrickson

 

Carolyn Watson

 

Monica Wolinska

 

Observers:

Marie Bucoy-Calavan

 

Catherine O’Shaughnessy

 

Maria Sensi Sellner

 

Hanah Threlkeld