9 Women Composers You Should Know, Part II 

In the first part of this series, you were introduced to Hildegard von Bingen, Fanny Mendelssohn, and Clara Schumann. Their professional lives were challenged as composers simply because they were women. However, they followed their path and are earning their rightful place in history. If you missed the first part of this series, here is the link: 9 Women Composers You Should Know About, Part I

Below are three more composers you should know about.

Amy Beach

Amy Beach was a child prodigy who harmonised…

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9 Women Composers You Should Know, Part I 

Bach, Mozart, Beethoven: most people are familiar with these composers’ names. Other composers that may be a favourite to those following the Western art tradition are Frédéric Chopin, Franz Schubert, and Felix Mendelssohn. If you dabble in electronic music, you may even be familiar with Karlheinz Stockhausen and Iannis Xenakis. However, name your favourite female composer. Just one… Are you drawing a blank?

If so, you are not alone. The interest in women in music has been lacking for centuries. It has…

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Phoenix Collective Concert in Honor of Women's History Month

Blue Bamboo Center for the Arts, 1905 Kentucky Avenue, Winter Park, Florida

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The Phoenix Collective In Concert - Premier Performance

Blue Bamboo Center for the Arts, 1905 Kentucky Avenue, Winter Park, Florida

Join us for an afternoon of original contemporary compositions by members of the Phoenix Collective, an organization supporting performance opportunities for women composers.  Sharon Omens, Kathy Sakson and Rebekah Todia will present compositions in genres including modern classical, jazz and art song. Performers include renowned local artists Rose Grace, Pepina Dell'Olio, Dana Tolan, Mauricio Cespedes, Paul Fleury, Julie Batman, and many more. Ticket available first come/first served at: https://bluebamboocenter.com/event/2707476/497901864/the-phoenix-collective-presents-its-premier-concert

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