musings on music and life

January 31, 2013

Food for thought

Filed under: Philosophy — Tags: — sankirnam @ 4:33 pm

Why should a successful [Carnatic or other classical] musician still make less than a professor who is doing unoriginal, derivative work? If the contribution to society is being measured, then the musician has produced greater value through the happiness provided, compared to the mediocre achievements of the professor. We as a community should invest more into our culture.


1 Comment »

  1. Well said!! So true…

    Comment by Aarthi Iyer — February 6, 2013 @ 10:01 am

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