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Natalia Karp

'Sounds and Sweet Airs' Details Female Composers Consigned to Oblivion >>

Anna Beer’s new book, 'Sounds and Sweet Airs: The Forgotten Women of Classical Music,' highlights overlooked but important female composers. The author spoke with NPR Music about the project and touched on some of her favorite women symphonists.

Marin Alsop

Is Classical Music Sensitive to Gender Bias and Wage Gap Issues? >>

Female composers, musicians and producers have undoubtedly made an enormous impact in the classical music world. However, do the gender bias and wage gap issues abundant in society at large also permeate the classical music community?

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