Location: Glasshouse, Jerwood Space, 171 Union Street, London, SE1 0LN
Ever wondered how the leaders of industry got to where they are today? They all had to start somewhere, right? Join us for the highly anticipated return of 'Intern to CEO', where we'll hear from those at the top as they share their journey through the arts.
Lisa Tregale started her career at the Dartington International Summer School (DISS). In this role she worked with Artistic Director Gavin Henderson in the development of one of the most successful summer schools and festivals in the country, working with international professionals from all genres of music. Lisa participated fully in the UK and European cultural sectors gaining experience in posts such as Executive Board member of the British Arts Festival Association and Vice President of the Conference of Promoters of New Music.
In 2004, Lisa became Director of Beaford Arts, a rural arts organisation working with communities across northern Devon and the beyond. In 2006 Lisa was appointed as CEO to create South West Music School, a centre for advanced training of exceptionally talented young musicians aged between 8 and 18. Through this role she played an active role in shaping music and music education agendas/strategies on the national level and was Founder/ Chair of Foundations for Excellence; an organisation focussed on health and wellbeing in the training of young musicians and dancers.
From 2013 – 2019 Lisa was Head of Participation and senior manager of the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, working across all areas of musical participation from early years to older people in residential care and everything in between.
In January 2020 Lisa became Director of BBC National Orchestra and Chorus of Wales and an Executive of BBC Cymru Wales - leading on strategy for the Nation's professional Symphony Orchestra and the governance of Wales' contribution to BBC broadcast and public service to Inform, Education and Entertain.
She is also a Trustee of Open Up Music / National Open Youth Orchestra, The Aloud Charity, Dartington International Summer School Foundation and a Board Member of the Association of British Orchestras.
Lisa will be interviewed by Elizabeth Ajao.
If the cost of attending this event would be a barrier for you, please get in touch (email@example.com), as we want to ensure everyone is able to access the support we strive to provide at YPIA.
If you have any queries or would like to discuss access requirements for this event, please don't hesitate to get in touch (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Join us afterwards for networking drinks. We can't wait to see you there!
This event has now passed. Take a look at our upcoming events