Reply To: Use of sacred choral music in public schools
The NAfME position papers are also great, as they and other sources say that removing sacred music severely distorts students’ perspective on Western music, as so much of its rich history is tied to sacred music.
Sorry for the disjointed and strangely punctuated posts – never figured out the problem with posting all at once, and had to vastly abbreviate! I’ve submitted an article on this subject, saying everything here and more, to my state music ed journal, VMEA Notes. Will let you know if it gets in!