The Music of Resistance
October 30 at 12:00 pm
100 Years of Music Advocating Political and Social Change
The concert music world has a long history of composers using their art as advocacy and protest, with varying degrees of subtlety. We look at some examples from the past (Ravel, Shostakovich, Rebecca Clarke) as well as more current entries in this hour-long testament to music’s enduring power as a tool of peaceful activism.