Is ageism why the ANU music school is dumping experience?

By Letters to the Editor
February 27 2024 - 5:30am
ANU School of Music academics David Pereira and Tor Fromyhr want to be converted from fixed-term contracts to full-time. Picture by Sitthixay Ditthavong
ANU School of Music academics David Pereira and Tor Fromyhr want to be converted from fixed-term contracts to full-time. Picture by Sitthixay Ditthavong

Monday's The Canberra Times informed us that the services two of our most loved and accomplished musicians, musicians long in performance and teaching pedigree, are no longer required by the ANU School of Music. ("They tried to convert their contracts to permanent jobs. Instead they lost their jobs", February 26).

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