Lots of things Evolve: history, landscapes, relationships, your entire life! Even the size, shape and character of the universe is constantly changing. It’s all a work in progress, with Mother Nature leaving nothing stationary. The music itself Evolves from chaos to beauty. Evolve chronicles the process, which is similar for all of the above, and more. Pick something you’re familiar with that is still evolving, and listen along for stages and turning points.
Is classical music on life support, or simply in a cyclical recession? Certainly, its long history of survival beyond the lifespans of other types of popular music, doesn’t foreshadow an early demise. But it may be facing some significant health issues, such as aging benefactors, and a technological upheaval of its current business model. It’sContinue reading “The Classical Music Recession”
This is a new Blog, to discuss the future of classical music, in homes, in education, in entertainment and in our lives. The proliferation of free music on demand, and declining demographics for concertgoers in some areas, threatens the viability of the classical music industry. Even more, the decline in demand for new orchestral music,Continue reading “The Future of Classical Music”