Yarn/Wire looks to refashion the way composers, performers work together

The threshold of classical music is changing.

What now ranks as that exalted music, built for the court and then enshrined in academia, isn’t so much struggling to survive; institutional support is legion. But assimilating contemporary performance practices and a renewed sense of adventure has been something of a sticking point.


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