Seminars and workshops

Engaging and provocative seminars and workshops covering a wide range of topics. Open to anyone within the performing industry.

Past speakers and panellists include...

  • Roger Wright

    Chief Executive, Snape Maltings
  • Zoe Martlew

    “increasingly uncategorisable” cellist, performer, composer and media commentator
  • Gaetan Le Divelec

    Director - Askonas Holt
  • Jess Gillam

  • Sam Jackson

    Managing Editor - Classic FM & Smooth Radio, Global
  • Sarah Mohr-Pietsch

    Presenter, BBC Radio 3
  • Ashutosh Khandekar

    Editor-in-Chief, Opera Now
  • Daisy Evans

    Theatre and Opera Director
  • Duncan Ward

    Conductor and composer
  • Claire Gevaux

    Creative Director, Help Musicians UK


, 15:00-17:00
Royal Overseas League, Princess Alexandra Hall, Park Place, St James's Street, SW1A 1LR

Music industry speed-dating!

YCAT’s Sounding Board offers a return of the ‘Industry Speed Dating’ seminar: an opportunity for you to engage in one-to-one discussions with a panel of eight professionals in the industry.

Whether you are a music graduate or young professional just starting out, this seminar is open to everyone!  Come with your questions and curiosity to explore areas of the business from career consultation, musicians fixing and commercial management, from publishing, programming and education, to PR consultation and financial planning. Places are limited!

Date and venue: Monday 9th December, Royal Overseas League, Princess Alexandra Hall, Park Place, St James’s Street, SW1A 1LR.
Time: 15:00-17:00
Tickets: £5 which includes networking drinks
Places are strictly limited.  Immediate booking highly recommended!

With special thanks to the Royal Overseas League for the use of the Princess Alexandra Hall