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Why aren’t people listening to contemporary Australian classical music?

Why aren’t people listening to contemporary Australian classical music? Am I a composer, a music writer, a creator or a songsmith? What does it matter what you call yourself when almost no one is listening to your music?
There’s a debate going on today about what composers should call themselves, I find it redundant and a waste a time. I know many Australian composers and not one makes a living from their music, and almost none are ever heard more than once. This is the debate we should be having: why aren’t people listening to contemporary Australian classical music?
It is almost impossible to hear compositions from living Australian composers on the radio; try finding them on any streaming service, or best of luck with this, any CD in a music shop. If you can find a living Australian composer's work in a shop, it is usually the ones the ABC has been playing. Is Bandcamp the solution? I like many others use Bandcamp and such to help get my music out there, but it's a pointless…

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