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Handy, D. Antoinette
Black conductors
By D. Antoinette Handy
Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1995, 557 p.

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  Basie, [William] (b. 1904 d. 1984)   bandleader, composer
  Calloway, Blanche (b. 1902 d. 1978)   cast, singer
  Calloway, Cab [Cabell] (b. 1907 a. 1930-1945)   bandleader, cast
  Cook, Will Marion (b. 1869 d. 1944)   composer, director
  Crawford, Jackson Collier (b. 1943)   conductor
  Curry, William Henry (b. 1954)   composer, conductor
  Darden, Charles (b. 1946)   conductor
  De Coteau, Denis Montague (b. 1937)   conductor
  De Preist, James (Anderson) (b. 1936)   conductor
  Dixon, Dean [Charles Dean] (b. 1915 d. 1976)   conductor, direttore d'orchestra
  Dunbar, W. Rudolph (b. 1907 d. 1988)   conductor, composer
  Dunner, Leslie Byron (b. 1956)   conductor, composer
  Ellington (b. 1899 d. 1974)   composer, direttore d'orchestra
  Europe, James Reese (b. 1881 d. 1919)   bandmaster, composer
  Felder, Harvey (b. 1955)   conductor
  Fleary, Dingwall (b. 1940)   conductor
  Frazier, James (b. 1940 d. 1985)   conductor
  Freeman, Paul Douglas (b. 1936)   conductor
  Gatlin, F. Nathaniel [Flowers Nathaniel] (b. 1913)   music educator, clarinet
  Hampton, Lionel (b. 1913)   drums, musicista
  Harris, Margaret Rosezarian (b. 1943)   piano, conductor
  Harvey, Raymond Curtis (b. 1950)   conductor
  Henderson, Fletcher [James Fletcher] (b. 1898 d. 1952)   arranger, bandleader
  Henderson, Luther (b. 1919)   arranger, composer
  Henderson, Luther Lincoln (b. 1949)   conductor
  Hines, Fatha [Earl Kenneth] (b. 1903 d. 1983)   piano, bandleader
  Hunt, Darrold Victor (b. 1941)   conductor
  Hurte, Leroy Edward (b. 1915)   composer, lyricist
  Jackson, Isaiah (Allen) (b. 1945)   conductor
  Johnson, Frank (b. 1792 d. 1844)   clarinet, composer
  Jones, William LaRue (b. 1939)   conductor
  Lee, Everett (b. 1920)   orchestra and opera conductor
  Leon, Tania Justina (b. 1943 a. 1967)   composer, conductor
  Lewis, Henry (b. 1932)   cast, composer
  Loving, Walter Howard (b. 1872 d. 1945)   military bandmaster
  Lunceford, Jimmy [James Melvin] (b. 1902 d. 1947)   arranger, bandleader
  Lundy, Anne (Georgianne) (b. 1954)   conductor
  Mabrey, Marsha Eve (b. 1949)   conductor
  Moore, Kermit Diton (b. 1929)   cello, arranger
  Morgan, Michael DeVard (b. 1957)   conductor
  Perkinson, Coleridge-Taylor (b. 1932)   composer, dance arranger
  Porter, Karl Hampton (b. 1939)   conductor
  Roberts, Kay George (b. 1950)   violin, conductor
  Robertson, Jon (b. 1942)   conductor
  Simmons, Calvin (Eugen) (b. 1950 d. 1982)   conductor, piano
  Smith, Andre Raphel (b. 1962)   conductor
  Smith, Kirk Edward (b. 1958)   conductor
  Thompson, Leon Everette (b. 1928)   conductor
  Vodery, Will [William Henry Bennett] (b. 1885 d. 1951)   arranger, composer
  Waters, Willie Anthony (b. 1951)   conductor, music director
  Webb, Chick [William Henry] (b. 1902 d. 1939)   composer, drummer
  Wilkins, Thomas Alphonso (b. 1956)   conductor
  Williams, Julius Penson (b. 1954)   composer, conductor
  Wilson, Warren George (b. 1934)   conductor

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