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Helena Gaunt

Guildhall School of Music & Drama


Professor Helena Gaunt (MBA) is Vice Principal and Director of Academic Affairs at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama, providing strategic leadership in research, academic development, enterprise and internationalisation. She is a National Teaching Fellow (2009) and Principal Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. Having been a professional oboist and member of the Britten Sinfonia, she has more recently developed research expertise, and current interests focus on ensemble practices in the performing and fine arts, and on creative entrepreneurship. Helena is the Chair of the Innovative Conservatoire (ICON) partnership, providing pioneering professional development internationally for conservatoire teachers.


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