The Journey Of A Menopausal Musician

Femininity is cherished and exploited in the music industry. Producers make their fortunes by selling a version of feminine sexual perfection and we see this through comments such as ‘You sound ok but you just don’t have the right look’ which is mentioned in TV music competitions. The winner goes through a complete make-over with additional air brushing to personify ultimate beauty and achievement. But then, years later, what happens when the menopause hits?

Millicent Stephenson Keep The Faith Issue 102 Sample

Where Are All The Female Musicians?

Millicent's article 'Where Are All the Female Musicians?'  received a double page feature in 'Keep the Faith' Magazine Issue 102, which went live this week. The link to the article on page 16 & 17 is below. The article explores the shortage of women in church music despite the fact that most of the congregation is predominately female. When … Continue reading Where Are All The Female Musicians?