Wednesday Series

Women Composers

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For various reasons, works written by women composers haven’t enjoyed the visibility they deserve in music programming. Often, this hasn’t been due to a lack of women composers, but a consequence of ideological or social conventions. This series proposes to reconstruct the musical spaces, real or probable, in which historically the presence of women composers, along side their male colleagues, was something natural: Baroque academies, the Romantic salon and the modern concert hall.

Concerts in this series