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Classical Notes: July 10, 2007 Archive

A critic's fears for the future

Posted at 11:14 AM on July 10, 2007 by Don Lee

Writing in The Wall Street Journal, critic Terry Teachout makes mention of the Star Tribune's recent decision to do without a full-time classical music critic. Unlike many of his colleagues, Teachout holds out some hope for the Web as a source of criticism but he isn't ready to stack bloggers up against full-time newspaper writers.

It's worth a look.