Women Composers: Let’s Talk about Amy Beach

“I am pleased that an American and a woman can produce such strong and beautiful musical ideas… You are now one of the boys.” – George Chadwick Today, we’re going to take a look into why Amy Beach became the first notable, American, woman composer. Update: Learn about the music of Amy Beach and other…

In the mind of Logan Contreras: Creator of the Kassia Database

“…to find the unique voices and expansive styles of each individual composer, all available at your fingertips.” In this edition of Dear Miss Purdy, we reached out to Logan Contreras, who is breaking new ground on the journey to bring forth and celebrate women composers. There is now a single source to search for art songs created by…