The answer leads us in an infuriating circle.Read More
A music critic rediscovers Clara Schumann, and BBC3 rediscovers a piece by Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel.Read More
Beethoven and Mozart are undeniably brilliant, but we think there's room for more than just men in the pantheon of great composers. Let's take a look at five more women who make our case.Read More
There’s a shockingly large body of work by black musicians, both from the United States and elsewhere. Much of this music is unfamiliar to audiences and unperformed by musicians, which is a shame, because there’s some incredibly powerful stuff here.Read More
Most symphony and opera audiences have never encountered a piece by a woman composer. They’re missing out, and here are five more composers to prove thatRead More
In honor of all the amazing women who marched for democracy last Saturday, here are five more composers you should know.Read More
In 2014-15, female composers accounted for 1.8% of music performed by American orchestras.
That's disgraceful.Read More