Breaking the Silence: Can We Save Classical Music?

Friday, November 7, 2014
Plaza Foyer (Sheraton)
Harmonie Strohl , Irvine Valley College
Classical music is confronting a combination of declining attendance and a lack of relevance in American culture caused by insufficient music education, prevalent social attitudes, and economic realities, but a combination of strategies may prevent the downfall of this enriching and significant cultural form.