PART 4: Related essays


While (and since) writing Challenging Performance I’ve been giving talks and writing articles on related issues, and I’ll include some of those here for readers who’d like to go into particular topics in more depth. There are copyright constraints on how soon I can add some of the articles, but for now here is an unpublished paper which I wrote in 2020, very soon after the book was finished. It deals with some of the ways in which Classical Music ideology and practice overlap with the values of the political right.

Continue to Chapter 30.1: Sounding the right