Alto Clef Diaries
Published in

Alto Clef Diaries

Why Don’t Canadians Like Canadian Composers?

It’s always a chore to include Canadian music on symphony concert programs

Photo by Igor Kyryliuk on Unsplash

Nationalistic pride is common in classical music from all eras. When you think of French music, Maurice Ravel and Claude Debussy likely come to mind. When you think of Italy, you may think of Antonio Vivaldi and Gioachino Rossini, among others. In the United…

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Viola Geena

Viola Geena

312 Followers

Formerly Viola Altiste. Canadian writer who happens to be a violist in a symphony orchestra. All opinions are my own. Twitter: @violageena