Last January, I led 30 music students on a trip to South Africa to study and perform black South African choral music. We relied on local choristers to help us understand not only this music’s unique textures, but also its unifying power.
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Most operatic repertoire comes from the 18th and 19th centuries and with it, antiquated views of women. What’s a girl to do when the repertoire just doesn’t satisfy?
The widespread popularity of the pub session format is a relatively recent development in Irish traditional music. This music persists because it has changed over time.