Hey, Artists and Journalists! Enough With the Personal Profiles Already!

Conductor Simone Young: “It’s not enough that a woman is a great pianist – excitement is generated in the media by the odd fact that she keeps wolves. … We, the musicians and artists, must find some way to make the story be about what we do … rather than the story of who we are or how we became who we are.”

Source: The Australian 08/06/10