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Chief Cultural Officer discourages illegal manipulation of local music

Citizens have been discouraged from changing cultural music without the permission of cultural composers.

Chief Cultural Officer Raymond Lawrence has raised the issue of local DJ’s manipulating traditional music to modernize the sound.

He says cultural composers are not appreciative of this recent development.

According to Lawrence, the distortion of traditional music by speed or sound changes the original intent composers held for their music.

Lawrence encouraged young persons to compose modern cultural music as compared to manipulating existing songs.

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  1. Solange Tavernier

    November 9, 2020 at 5:47 pm

    I don’t agree. It’s all creative. Persons do covers all the time. I hear various renditions of the National Anthem and quite honestly, it’s an insult and undignified attempts to be soulful.

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