11. September 2008 · Comments Off · Categories: Links, Other People's Words

People often talk about classical music losing relevance amidst today’s chaotic and technology driven world. What are your thoughts about the state of classical music today and where it’s going?

Hilary Hahn: I think that’s all a bunch of hooey. What I see is people finding a new freedom in their exploration of all genres of music. Through the Internet and technology, anyone can now seek out any artist, composer or undefined niche of music they find interesting. All on their own, without even having to stand up or go anywhere.

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(And I just really like the word “hooey”! :-)

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