Music education

The importance of variety in the music you study, by Philip Glass

“European musicians didn’t learn popular music, whereas in America we did. You played in bands, orchestras and you played everything. The high-art/low-art idea, that was a very European idea and not much appreciated in America. People like Cole Porter and Gershwin were considered very important composers.” Philip Glass Which 20th/21st century composer do you deem … Continue reading