The Crisis In Classical Music

A critically important piece from violinist Philippe Quint in Gramophone, who says  “Instead of encouragement towards making an effort, we caved into oversimplification and a frequent removal of independent thinking. We are programmed  to think in tweets and have given up fighting generation ADD. How soon will we be cutting Beethoven and Mozart symphonies to 3-4 minutes to make them more accessible? ”

http://www.gramophone.co.uk/blog/gramophone-guest-blog/the-cult-of-classical-music

 
Posted on December 21, 2015 @ 4.39
 

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