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DIRECTING DIVERSITY

"Everyone has read or heard about the changes in the demographics of this country. . .  It is estimated that by the year 2050, one in three Americans will be Black, Hispanic, or Asian. The disabled population is currently the largest minori...more

diversity   Apr 28, 2010 • Views:3803 • Comments: 0


 

Towards Greater Diversity and Inclusion

In June 2009, the League of American Orchestras National Conference featured the session "Towards Greater Diversity and Inclusion." This session provided an overview of some of the thinking and practices in the diversity sector, and linked ...more

diversity   Apr 28, 2010 • Views:4192 • Comments: 0


 
 

AMC Looks at Cultural Identities of Composers

American Music Center's NewMusicBox features many articles on diversity of genre and programming, as well as several articles on how culture influences the identity of composers and vice versa. Below you will find just some of the articles that are r...more

diversity   artists   Aug 8, 2010 • Views:16407 • Comments: 0


 
 

Tristan Perich's 1-Bit Symphony

Tristan Perich's 1-Bit Symphony is an electronic composition in five movements on a single microchip. Though housed in a CD jewel case, 1-Bit Symphony is not a recording in the traditional sense; it literally "performs" its music live wh...more

artists   technology   Aug 19, 2010 • Views:4311 • Comments: 0


 
 
 

OPERA America Acknowledges Diversity

  In 2006 the National MultiCultural Institute awarded OPERA America a Leading Lights Diversity Award for Diverse Voices, OPERA America's 2005 annual conference, which provided a forum for a national dialogue for the opera community to pr...more

diversity   education   artists   Oct 31, 2010 • Views:18867 • Comments: 0


 
 

Vienna Philharmonic's Homogenous Orchestra Scrutinized Again

"Vienna Philharmonic Must Answer for Exclusion" Joshua Kosman San Francisco Chronicle February 20, 2011 The homogeneity of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra has been scrutinized over the years. It was an all male ensemble unt...more

diversity   artists   Mar 9, 2011 • Views:7267 • Comments: 0


 
 
 

Diversity Project for Cultural Arts

Diversity Project for Cultural Arts by Jeremy Parker The Daily News September 12, 2011 "New Ballet Ensemble is another example of how Memphis is charting a new course for cultural arts. Established in 2002, the school sprang from founde...more

diversity   education   artists   Sep 26, 2011 • Views:6297 • Comments: 0


 
 
 
 

In Europe, Where Art is Life

"In Europe, Where Art is Life, Ax Falls on Public Financing" by Larry Rohter The New York Times March 24, 2012 "European governments are cutting their support for culture, and American arts lovers are starting to feel the res...more

diversity   advocacy   artists   education   Jun 25, 2012 • Views:17161 • Comments: 0