Was this woman composer patronised to death?News
From the Lebrecht Album of the Week:
Every time I relisten to Grażyna Bacewicz, I wonder whether prejudice does not have something to do with her lack of exposure. Her male colleague were always careful to praise her. But Lutoslawski, when he talks of “her integrity, honesty, compassion and her willingness to share and sacrifice for others”, is a man describing female qualities, not a composer assessing a co-equal….
Read on here.
En francais ici
In Czech here.
In The Critic here.