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Precocious and Talented

Music by Anna Bon
di Venezia -
heard by
RON BIERMAN

'... nuanced and cleanly articulated ...'

Anna Bon di Venezia: Six Sonatas for Harpsichord, Op 2. Barbara Harbach. © 2008 Barbara Harbach

Many people (invariably male) point out that no female classical composer has ever reached top-ten status. Perhaps women, on average, don't have as much inherent ability to create memorable classical music as men do. Gasp! What did he say!? That old canard in our politically correct world?...

Copyright © 27 January 2010 Ron Bierman,
San Diego, USA

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CD INFORMATION: ANNA BON DI VENEZIA

HARPSICHORD

ITALY

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

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