read: The Sounds of Music in the Twenty-first Century

https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2018/08/27/the-sounds-of-music-in-the-twenty-first-century

“The veneration of the musical canon leads all too easily to a kind of highbrow theme park that trades on nostalgia for a half-mythical past. Yet tradition can also foster a revolt against a quasi-totalitarian popular culture that subjects everyone to the same bundle of products.”