In this article, written by Dana Reason with Carrie Leigh Page, and published by NewMusic USA, the authors seek to address certain misconceptions about women in music, and demonstrate some vital contributions to both composition and performance.
“When coverage of women does occur in magazines or online, the tendency to foreground physical descriptions, make overtly gendered remarks, or advance theories as to the exceptionality of the woman in question. . . can distract readers from the quality of the work and the artistic achievements of experimental women.”