Category Archives: Noted Women

Clara Schumann And The Cult

Or: The Undoing Of Female Genius In my most recent video (posted below) I use one of Clara Schumann‘s wonderful songs – Die Stille Lotosblume. She was one of the foremost pianists of the 19th century and made herself quite […]

Nadia Boulanger, A Musical Grandmother

Nadia Boulanger

As the lesbian opera singer I am, it feels exiting to introduce the composer, conductor and astonishing pedagogue Nadia Boulanger to the lgbt audience. Very few know that classical music’s primary influence during the 1900’s was a woman. In addition, she […]