The dichotomies in music

I plan to write a series of posts talking about dichotomies as a mean to express my ideas about contemporary classical music and its future. A dichotomy, which is the division of a subject into two opposites, allows us to better understand a subject and coupled with a scale between […] Read more »

On the need for ideas

We live in a time of great change in classical music. It is a fragmented time that doesn’t have one dominant philosophy or movement pushing forward in the development of new music. I have been hearing Spotify, the New Classical station and the Indie Classical station.  In the Indie Classical, I […] Read more »

The Modern Classical Composer

This is my first blog entry. It coincides with the first of the year, so happy 2015! I have been meaning to write this blog entry for a while.  It deals with the situation of the contemporary classical music composer. There are several elements involved in the writing of music. You […] Read more »