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Female guitarists in contemporary music

(Released July 2009)

  by Les Reynolds  


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  1. Folk artist Ani DiFranco performs at Babeville, a former Methodist church, in Buffalo, New York, Wednesday, September 12, 2007. DiFranco and her manager, Scot Fisher, acquired the church from the city of Buffalo in the 1990s, and transformed it into a world class performance venue.
    Chuck Myers KRT Photos 09-12-2007

  2. GREAT BRITAIN. London. Xue Fei. Classical Guitarist. 27/04/04.
    Stuart Franklin, Magnum Photos

  3. "I want to be that person that you come see because their voice just keeps getting sicker and sicker," said rock singer and guitarist L.P. before a show in Arlington, Virginia, on December 30, 2004.

  4. SAN FRANCISCO, CA - APRIL 20: Musician Bonnie Raitt performs during "We the Planet" concert at Speedway Meadow in Golden Gate Park on April 20, 2003 in San Francisco, California.
    Tim Mosenfelder/Getty Images

  5. Joni Mitchell performs after Van Morrison and ahead of Bob Dylan as the trio play Vancouver's GM Place, May 14th.
    H. Ruckemann, UPI Photos 05-15-1998
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Bach to Rock

DESCRIPTION Bach To Rock is the Music School for students of all ages.

B2R's unique method is based on the knowledge that students learn best when they join together to play the music they like the most.

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Bach to Rock students at Battle of the Bands

  1. Jeanell W. Brown
    Associate Professor, Music Department, Covenant College
    Sex Discrimination in Music Careers Master Classes: Vocal and piano Forum: Building a Strategy for Music Department Recruitment Student Forum: Gender Discussion - Women in Music 1994. . .

  2. Kate McCarthy
    Department of Religious Studies, California State University, Chico
    McCarthy comments on sexuality, spirituality, and gender construction in women's rock music. She says that the religious significance of the erotic element in women's rock music is precisely this power to draw artist and listeners, and listeners themselves, into the present evanescent moment

  3. Lisa Gilman
    Assistant Professor, Department of English, University of Oregon
    Rap and ragga musics have found a place on the musical landscape of Malawi over the last decade . . . . activities of spectators. Female involvement as dancers is much greater than as music-makers, making . . . from nutrition to women and the law. In the area of Christian music, Mvano are particularly noted . . .

  4. Lucy Green
    Professor, School of Arts & Humanities, Institute of Education, University of London
    . . . to apply to a range of musical styles. Through this theory I examine the roles played by the school music . . . how music itself can be understood to construct and communicate apparent 'truths' about ourselves . . . Women and girls are prominent and successful in music-educational settings, but are often in a small minority or even completely absent from many professional realms of music. Green argues . . .

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