Host: Warren Enström (@sbassoon)

If one mentions “accessibility” in a conversation about new music, you’re guaranteed at least two reactions: eye-rolling from some, and cheers from others. Since the word has accumulated a large amount of baggage, we must interrogate it. What do we mean when we talk about the accessibility of a work? What do we perceive it to mean when others use it? Are there more precise words we could use? Is “accessibility” a useful metric in any way, or should we aim to retire it?

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