The COVID19 pandemic has devastated performing arts and classical music. Climate consciousness challenges the established touring business of artists and orchestras. But more people than ever before listen to classical music. How can we make sense of these trends? What does that mean for musicians, ensembles, concert halls, and everyone else in performing arts?
Bernhard Kerres will present The 2022 Keynote with his view on the future of classical music and performing arts. He will focus on what you can and should do to not only survive these challenges but to thrive in them.
Monday, January 31st, 2022, 6 pm to 7:30 pm CET (Vienna, Austria, Time)
Lengths: 90 minutes
Format: Keynote followed by Q&A
Speaker: Bernhard Kerres
Target Audience: musicians, performing artists, ensemble members, singers, composers, music managers, arts administrators, and anyone who is working in or with interest in the future of classical music.
Number of Participants: maximum 90
Bernhard Kerres was the CEO and Artistic Director of the Wiener Konzerthaus. He founded the LinkedIn for classical musicians HELLO STAGE. Together with Bettina Mehne he wrote the career handbook for classical musicians, Be Your Own Manager. He regularly coaches musicians and ensembles on their careers. He also consults orchestras, promoters, and presenters on strategy and innovation. Find out more on Bernhard Kerres at www.bernhardkerres.com.