Amelia Nagoski is a conductor and author whose work focuses on the human body.

Why you should listen

An assistant professor and coordinator of music at Western New England University, Amelia Nagoski regularly presents educational sessions discussing application of communications science and psychological research for audiences of other professional musicians, including "Beyond Burnout Prevention: Embodied Wellness for Conductors." She is coauthor, with her sister, Emily, of the New York Times bestseller Burnout: The Secret to Unlocking the Stress Cycle. She has a DMA in conducting from the University of Connecticut. 

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