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Women Lead the Way

Caroline ShawCourtesy of the artist

Women Lead the Way


July 28, 2021

These days, we're learning about a lot of women composers who have been marginalized, overlooked, or just forgotten down through history. But as we right those wrongs, we're also seeing a lot of contemporary women composers emerge as the leaders in the classical music of today. Steve Seel showcases some of the most exciting creative voices of the present moment, from Caroline Shaw to Tansy Davies, Clarice Assad, Reena Esmail and more.