News to start your week!
What better way to tackle the new week than a fantastic conversation? Elizabeth Blair speaks with Emily Doolittle in the most recent episode of Listening to Ladies. Learn more at the website, with lots of links and music, stream the episode through your favorite podcast app, or in the player below!
Calls for Participation are open for the 2019 Women Composers Festival of Hartford! There are seeking compositions for the Ensemble-In-Residence, composers & performers for the annual Music Marathon, and presenters & performers for the Women Composers Forum. Learn more at their website – and spread the word!
In a delightful change of programming, and response to national outcry at their predictable and stogy programming, The Philadelphia Orchestra has altered their plans for the 2018-2019 season to include works by two women composers. They will perform the US Premiere of Perspectives by Stacey Brown in November, and Masquerade by Anna Clyne in June. Read more at The Philadelphia Inquirer. The story was also covered by NPR.