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Addressing Gender Equality in Music Production

Current Challenges, Opportunities for Change, and Recommendations
WithJude Brereton, Helena Daffern, Kat Young, Michael Lovedee-Turner

Although music production encompasses a broad selection of disciplines, job roles, practices, and methodologies, it is arguably one of the least gender-diverse occupations. The ratio of male to female music producers is estimated to be 47 to 1 (Smith et al. 2019).