CLASSIC MAGAZINE 'DAS ORCHESTER'
Gender issues in the orchestra 'A rethink is necessary'
Interview with conductor Maria Makraki: Gender parity takes time and political support
Interview: Antje Rößler (October 2020)
Elias Canetti remarked decades ago: 'There is no more vivid expression of power than the activity of a conductor.' Conducting is still mostly a male domain. Only a few women are leaders in professional orchestras. How far are we with equality at the conducting desk? A conversation with Maria Makraki, conductor of the Berlin-based Camerata Europæa.