I don’t usually reblog posts, but everybody who cares about classical music would do well to read this summary. He does a fantastically diplomatic job of representing many sides of the issue, and pointing out that there are more than just two sides.

Orchestras (Part V) I had originally contemplated writing just the four previous posts on orchestra models. But given the currency of this topic both here and abroad, I felt it obligatory to summarize and reiterate some of my points. I also wanted to respond to the many reader comments I have received—which has been a surprising and touching outcome of this blog. Many of you have taken great time, expended much thought, drawn on your life experience, and researched … Read More

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