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Bringing women conductors to the front of the orchestra

Clip: 01/31/2017 | 7m 12s

In the highly traditional world of classical music, one seldom sees women conductors. Among more than 20 of the nation's largest orchestras, only one is led by a woman director. Jeffrey Brown reports from the Dallas Opera, where an intensive institute for female conductors aims to lead a new movement.

Aired: 01/31/17

Rating: NR

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