I am all kinds of happy to see Frank Almond is back up and running with his non divisi blog. He published the first new post-hiatus article on March 21, 2019 and it touches on a topic that deserves as much attention as possible: improving the academic landscape for emerging musicians.
Be sure to sign up for Frank’s new email subscription as well (even if you were subscribed to the pre-hiatus list, you’ll want to sign up again now).
While schools of music are paying more attention to these issues than before, there’s quite a long way to go and in too many cases, they end up with something just as detrimental as the old system:
What do you think, are you involved in academia? If so, do you see things changing for the better?