Elena Dubinets and Ludovic Morlot
Under Music Director Ludovic Morlot, the Seattle Symphony has increased its performances of new music. We asked Dr. Elena Dubinets, Vice President of Artistic Planning, to discuss the Symphony's [untitled] series and other initiatives.
Robert Beaser's post in the New York Times expressed the bewilderment that artists have often felt when the cultural battles recede in importance. Aesthetic restrictions have been withdrawn, and artists are left to determine for themselves what is important to express, and how to express it. Below are some quotes from Beaser's post, The Reconstruction of Rome.