5th August: Fame for forgotten female composers; Elbphilharmonie reopens in September; New season for Nice Opera

Wednesday 5th August '20

Fame at last for the world’s forgotten female composersA database of female composers has been put online in France in an attempt to overturn what critics say is centuries of male domination of classical music.The …

“Ask Clara” by Présence compositrices

Monday 22nd June '20

A new database 100% female composersOn June 21st, the festival “Présences féminines”, renamed “Présence compositrices”, launched their project “Ask Clara". In reference to composer and pianist Clara Schumann, whose 200th birthday we celebrated last year, …