The Dangers of Returning to a Monochromatic Art World

​​In this episode of CMA Talks, we hear from pianist, music educator, and researcher Rod Vester, who urges ensembles and organizations not to abandon the racial equity commitments they made during 2020’s public reckoning.

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The Dangers of Returning to a Monochromatic Art World
Pianist, music educator, and researcher, Rod Vester, discusses his article in the Summer 2021 issue of Chamber Music Magazine
video | June 14, 2021
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video | June 1, 2021
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A Conversation with Samora Pinderhughes
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