Celebrating Florence Price

The work to level the playing field for women composers means more than encouraging the inclusion of compositions by women on concert programs.  Advocating for women can mean helping the wider public to become familiar even with the names of significant figures.  Most people are familiar with the names of Bach, Beethoven, or at least one of the other boys — but what average person knows the name of even one woman composer? Sadly, even many musicians do not. That’s why I am so happy to share the efforts of Beth Denisch, WPA Board Member, to help make Florence Price a household (or…