Patricia
Adkins Chiti, the English mezzosoprano and musicologist, died on 12 June 2018.
She founded Donne in Musica (1978)
and was President of the International Foundation Women in Music (founded in
1996), which supports women composers of every nationality through its network
of 27,000 women authors, performers, musicologists and researchers from 113
countries. For more than 40 years Patricia fought to give a voice to
contemporary women composers, involving herself in thousands of projects,
carried out in about 100 countries in which the Foundation has succeeded in
creating a network. “Because”, as she used to like to
repeat, “the most important thing for promoting women in music is that they
themselves

Praise the Lord

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