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This podcast episode looks at Indigenous appropriation in Canadian art music

This podcast episode looks at Indigenous appropriation in Canadian art music

September 27, 2019
National

The Canadian Art Song Project welcomes Marion Newman and Ian Cusson for a compelling discussion

"Conversations with CASP is the podcast of the Canadian Art Song Project, an organization dedicated to creating and celebrating Canadian art song, and its latest episode takes a close look at the appropriation of Indigenous story and song in Canadian art music.

"I had a lot of questions about appropriation of Indigenous culture in Canadian art song," says Lawrence Wiliford, co-artistic director of CASP and host of this podcast episode. "There were certain things that I knew were not OK, but other things on which I needed some guidance. Who better to talk to than my friends/colleagues who live and breathe these questions now?

So, Wiliford invited mezzo-soprano Marion Newman and composer Ian Cusson to the Conversations with CASP studio..."

www.cbc.ca/music/this-podcast

Related Composers: Ian Cusson