Sexism Persists at Vienna Philharmonic

That the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra is a sexist and racist organization is old news. It has been a topic for bloggers and classical music enthusiasts, including some who believe that the blatantly racist and sexist policies are justified. The status of women in the VOP has even made national news on MSNBC and is documented on the VPO’s wikipedia page. In fact, Google suggests it as a search result: The VPO is currently in California to perform in the Bay Area for the first time in 20 years. In preparation for the performance the San Francisco Chronicle ran a story…