A Dire Future? New perspectives for orchestras & young musicians

Luis Perandones Lozano
  • event type:Classical:NEXT 15 conference
  • date:22 May 2015
  • time:14:00 - 14:45
  • city/area:Rotterdam
  • venue:De Doelen - Mees Zaal
  • country:Netherlands
  • event submitted by:Piranha Arts

A Roundtable mentoring session with:

Luis Perandones Lozano (Spain/Switzerland)
Chief executive, www.muv.ac

New perspectives for orchestras and young musicians in a dwindling job market.
We will discuss the problem concerning a rising number of musicians looking for orchestra jobs who are confronted with a decreasing number of vacancies. First, viewing the harsh realities: if this does not receive attention, in eight to ten years time this situation will have become a major problem and; second, focusing on the opportunities that this situation presents.

Biography

Luis Perandones Lozano:
After working as a professional flute player, he decided to start his own company and to work as a concert planner for an international orchestra agency. At present, he is the orchestra planning manager of the Zurich Opera House and CEO and co-founder of muv.ac, a web-platform which allows orchestras to organise auditions online.