The Peabody Post

Markand Thakar presents winter conducting workshop

thakarCo-director of Peabody’s Graduate Conducting program Markand Thakar, who is the music director of Baltimore Chamber Orchestra, will present a Winter Conducting Workshop, December 14-18. Ten fellows will have three plus days of conducting the musicians of the BCO in music by Mozart, Elgar, and Beethoven. Thakar’s book Looking for the ‘Harp’ Quartet was mentioned Alex Ross’ New Yorker column, “Deus Ex Musica: Beethoven transformed music—but has veneration of him stifled his successors?” in the October 20 issue.

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