A conductor and scholar, the president of New York’s Bard College and the music director of the American Symphony Orchestra and the Orchestra Now, Leon Botstein is now also the artistic director of the new Campus Grafenegg and Grafenegg Academy.
A dedicated education innovator, an in-demand artist and a passionate scholar of classical music, Leon Botstein bring his unique vision of arts and education to each and every one of his undertakings. In conversation with Time to Talk’s Dessy Gavrilova, he defines the role arts and education have in an era of the closing liberal mind.
Leon Botstein | Artistic Director of Campus Grafenegg and the Grafenegg Academy & Music Director and Conductor of the American Symphony Orchestra
Dessislava Gavrilova | Initiator and Coordinator of Time to Talk & Co-Founder and Chairwoman of The Red House Centre for Culture and Debate
This discussion formed part of the Vienna Humanities Festival 2019 and you can find out more about both this and the festival's other discussions on our festival page at tttdebates.org: