Category Opera

A pretty face even sells opera

It is a pretty universal truth that attractive people are the best choice to sell anything, and even classical music is not immune from this marketing ploy. In fact, in an interview this week Jenni Murray stated that sex is a part of the musical world that every musician lives in within. she said that the woman that are the most welcome in the music world are those that are willing to go with the mantra that sex sells.

Dame Jenni expounded to mention several classic artists such as Nicola Benedetti that have been helped by a pretty face. She has always been open about her own image and has talked quite a bit about how she has seen it been manipulated by others and how that manipulation has affected her.

Somewhere under the glamour shots of classical musicians there is a silver lining, as i...

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