This popped up in my Facebook feed: https://jessicamusic.blogspot.sg/2017/02/how-to-mark-international-womens-day-not.html
So I dug up a suffragette and composer I remember from many many years ago, to refresh her works in my memory.
Behold the Ethel Smyth Mass in D (1891): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i_gdRUcwlQg
I actually tried to source the score for this one a long time ago, of course the exceptional Neunecker playing it adds to the suitability for the occasion. Ethel Smyth Concerto for Horn and Violin (1927 - a decade after Smyth suffered from hearing loss): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eqVNlKqLrIo
Very Sibelius, light yet skilled writing, quite the chamber feel. Something to consider if you'd like to rotate Brahms out for a while.@Coxsackie
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