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AM21 | Session 29: Rethinking – Changing Roles of Music in Media and Civil Society
April 23 @ 12:25 pm - 12:55 pm PDT
President, Maremel Institute; Faculty, UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music
Director of Education, Music Forward Foundation, Las Vegas, NV, USA
German Chancellor Fellow, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation; VibeLab; Berlin, Germany
Director, Future of Music Coalition; Washington DC, USA
Rethinking – Changing Roles of Music in Media and Civil Society
12:25 pm PDT / 1:25 pm MDT / 2:25 pm CDT / 3:25 pm EDT
We have asked extensively in the past year: what is the role of live music and music communities in our healthy cities and society? Music has found its way into all of our digital pores and spaces, and we’ve fought for its funding in the offices of government. Have we changed or made more visible the role of music in media and civil society? Do we want to change this in our moves ahead? What social roles and awareness do we need and want to change in music’s futures?