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Subject: Re: 'The Mania For Inclusion'
From: Paul Ricchi <[log in to unmask]>
Reply-To:Paul Ricchi <[log in to unmask]>
Date:Wed, 7 Feb 2018 17:52:04 -0500
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Thanks for the link to Heather’s article, it hits the nail on the head, and is very readable (but most will not).



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> On Feb 7, 2018, at 2:54 PM, Genevieve Castle Room <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> 
> "The coming mania for inclusion will erode standards of merit and
> excellence"
> 
> [....]
> 
> "Music critic Alex Ross triggered outrage against the Chicago Symphony
> Orchestra and the Philadelphia Orchestra last week when he tweeted that
> they had programmed no female composers in their 2018-2019 seasons. Never
> mind that over most of music history, the greatest composers have been
> male. At a time of diminishing classical music audiences, it is reckless to
> wield identity politics against our most important and precious musical
> institutions"
> 
> 
> https://www.city-journal.org/html/mediocritytoo-15705.html
> 
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