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It’s Time to Make Orchestras Great Again — By Making Them Blacker

Classical music is unsafe in White hands alone

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Music of the Black diaspora is thriving, while Western classical music is dying. Yet, orchestras wish to remain White and poor. Why?

Exclusivity through White supremacy is classical music’s raison d’être. Unable to separate ethnography from artistry…

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Brandon Keith Brown

Brandon Keith Brown

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