RECENT: Find out about composers from unusual places, including Gerard Schurmann, Giya Kancheli, Nazib Zhiganov and Nodar Gabunia, about singing in cars, and meet Jim Hutton from the RLPO and some of our regular contributors in this eighty-minute February 2021 video.
RECENT: Defining Our Field - what is 'classical music' to us, why are we involved and what can we learn from our differences? Read John Dante Prevedini's essay, watch the panel discussion and make your own comments.
J Jean Mayfield taught English at Florida State University and Ohio State University where she specialized in African-American Literature and Eighteenth-Century British Literature, respectively. She currently works as a freelance writer and editor in Birmingham, Alabama, USA, where she can often be found searching for new music, films, and books in one of several local libraries.