First Annual American Composer Update

So right off the bat, we need to clear the air of any political correctness – yes, this is the “first annual”, and yes, I just put a comma outside of quotation marks, and yes, there was outstanding music created throughout the world in the last calendar year. Nevertheless, to reiterate that these didn’t happen […]

The Newest Pinnacle: A Career in Theatre Music

Since its birth (sometime between 1866 and 1927), musical theatre has been regarded by both the classical and popular realms as the black sheep of the musical family. With further exploration, though, some indisputable truths appear: – It’s an enormous industry. In 2011, the Metropolitan Opera, with its varied array of offerings and $360 tickets, brought in […]