Aarhus Vocal Festival
2-5 June 2017

Astrid Vang-Pedersen

Astrid Vang-Pedersen is a choral conductor and performance designer. She has developed a specific method on staging choral performance, called Concert Design, and is currently working on her thesis on the subject of innovating classical concerts in collaboration with The Royal Danish Academy of Music and Roskilde University.

She conducts two vocal ensembles: Dopplers (www.dopplers.dk) and Papaya (www.papaya.dk), both focusing on embodied, theatrical and communicative performance of vocal music, while she also facilitates workshops on the subject, teaches choral conducting freelance and composes music for choirs and theater productions. Astrid and Dopplers have been selected to participate in the World Symposium on Choral Music in Barcelona 2017.

Astrid is doing a workshop with Pelle Kann on Choir Stage Performance