Category: Editor’s Note
To create great art, collaboration is essential. One can approach the subject from a number of different relationships – the composer and the performer, the conductor and the ensemble or the presenter and the artist, to name a few.
The rise of the entrepreneurial musician is upon us. These mavericks are bending classical music’s “rules” and as a result, innovating the industry....
This month’s 21CM looks at the sometimes complicated, yet critical relationship between the artist and his “community.”
Music cannot exist without the composer. Yet the job has morphed from the solitary artist at the piano, working out chords as he pencils notes onto sheet music, to the multi-tasking dynamo—equal parts creator, musician, software savant and entrepreneur.