14 January 2012
Making a future in the industry
Classical Music magazine sits at the heart of the profession, providing news, opinion, resources and practical advice that supports professional musicians and those who serve the industry to build and sustain successful careers. Our team of dedicated editors and contributors all have backgrounds in music and journalism and we are passionate about the future of classical music.
We champion the achievements of those working in music-making across genres and campaign for increased support in tackling the challenges that arise from this rapidly changing political, financial, technological and social landscape.
Exploring Team Teach, a new course that helps instrumental teachers thrive in the classroom; all-female string ensemble Camerata Romeu brings Latin American music into the spotlight; why decolonising the classical music curriculum matters; and a look at models for the post-Covid orchestra.
Plus, how Electric Umbrella is using music to combat social isolation in disabled people; ISM chief executive Deborah Annetts argues for increased support for freelancers in post-Covid recovery plans; pianist and composer Yshani Perinpanayagam challenges institutional racism in the industry; exploring the links between music, medicine, and healing; the Engegård Quartet on coming through lockdown with a renewed appreciation for live audiences; the rise in boutique artist management agencies in the wake of Covid-19; the life of centenarian Walter Arlen; and how to make the most of lessons online.