Note: Dr. Beck is now goes by the name Aaron and uses the pronouns he/they.

Dr. Aaron Beck is a musicologist who teaches a course on Music and Social Justice at Lewis & Clark College—but they've never been the type to stay locked away in an ivory tower. In this episode, you'll hear Beck talk about fighting for change through music, inside musical institutions, and out on the front lines of protest and policy.

MUSIC

Beck Euridice
Monk Railroad (Travel Song), Conrad Tao
Shostakovich Symphony No.7 Leningrad 4th Movement Part 1, The Philadelphia Orchestra
Tindley We Shall Overcome, brass quintet
Price Piano Concerto, The Philadelphia Orchestra featuring soloist Michelle Cann

Hosted by Tori Marchiony. Mixed by Teng Chen.