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Lada Valešová at the Opera Holland Park Virtual Open Day

The first ever Opera Holland Park Virtual Open Day took its place on the 23rd of May. Lada has joined her esteemed colleagues, conductors Matthew Kofi Waldren and Dane Lam in an engaging discussion “Behind the Beat” on the role of the conductor throughout the history and in opera specifically. They also shared their various paths into conducting. The three conductors gave one-to-one and group conducing online classes. You can watch Behind the Beat on YouTube:

Lada also gave a vocal master class with a talented young mezzo Charlotte Badham, OHP Young Artist 2020. They worked in detail on Olga’s Aria from Eugene Onegin. You can watch the master class on YouTube: