Tag Archives: Galina Ustvolskaya

Between diapers & dishes – the (in)visibility of the female composer

Amsterdam, 8 March 2018. No chance to miss today is women’s day. The media are brimming with articles about the unequal pay for women and their still limited representation in prestigious positions. – In politics, the business world, universities and … Continue reading

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Celestial versus abysmal sounds: Hildegard von Bingen meets Galina Ustvolskaya

In spite of fierce galactic gales, a substantial audience had found its way to the Amsterdam Muziekgebouw aan ‘t IJ on Thursday 23 February. They had good reason to defy the weather warning – code orange – because the Flemish instrumental … Continue reading

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