Music Your Brain Can’t Make Sense Of (Part 8 of A Wild Theory About The Future of Classical Music)

A series of posts dedicated to understanding why people like (or dislike) certain types of music and how that could help us shape the future of the classical music world. So over the last few posts, we’ve been talking about the three Ps that impact our musical taste: Purpose – why am I listening to this Read More …

Future of Classical Music: Coffee Reading Round-Up (14 February 2017)

One short link worth reading this week: Classical Music: The Definition – Greg Sandow came back with an answer to his recent question: What is classical music? The concept I really like is his idea of ‘music laid out in advance’. This also ties in with one of the Three Ps that I’m yet to write Read More …

People Who Don’t Like Classical Music

(Part 2 of A Wild Theory About the Future of Classical Music) So in my last post I touched on the fact that the audience for classical music is getting older and we need new people to replace them. The question is: How do we do that? How do we grow our audiences? Now, the job Read More …