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The above item is part of :
Roach, Hildred
Black American music : past and present
Second edition
Malabar, Florida: Krieger Publishing Company, 1992, 3668 p.


The above item has biographical information on:

  Anderson, Walter Franklin (b. 1915)   college professor
  Bebey, Francis (b. 1929)   singer, composer
  Bonds, Margaret (Allison) (b. 1913 d. 1972)   composer, piano
  Carter, Ron [Ronald Levin] (b. 1937)   bass (instrument), bass
  Clary, Salone Theodore (b. 1939)   composer, music educator
  Coltrane, John (William) (b. 1926 d. 1967)   alto sax, soprano sax
  Da Costa, Noel George (b. 1929)   composer, violin
  Davis, Miles (Dewey) (b. 1926 d. 1991)   piano, tromba
  Dickerson, Roger Donald (b. 1934)   composer
  Dorsey, Thomas A. [Thomas Andrew] (b. 1899 d. 1993)   blues singer, piano
  Fax, Mark Oakland (b. 1911 d. 1974)   college professor, composer
  Fischer, William Samuel (b. 1935)   arranger, composer
  Fountain, Primous (b. 1949)   composer
  Freeman, Harry Lawrence (b. 1869 d. 1954)   composer, conductor
  Gillespie, Dizzy [John Birks] (b. 1917)   tromba, trumpet
  Handy, W.C. [William Christopher] (b. 1873 d. 1958)   additional Music, cast
  Harris, Bill [Willie] (b. 1925)   guitar
  Jessye, Eva Alberta (b. 1895 d. 1992)   ass. al cori, choir conductor
  Johnson, James P. [James Price] (b. 1891 d. 1955)   cast, composer
  Kalanzi, Benny (b. 1938)   composer
  Kebede, Ashenafi (b. 1938)   ethnomusicologist, composer
  Makebe, Miriam [Zenzile] (b. 1932)   folksinger, vocals
  McLin, Edward M. (b. 1928)   composer
  McLin, Lena Johnson (b. 1928)   music educator, choir conductor
  Moore, Undine Smith (b. 1905 d. 1989)   composer, music educator
  Nketia, Kwabena J.H. (b. 1921)   ethnomusicologist
  Parker, Charlie [Charles Christopher] (b. 1920 d. 1955)   alto saxophone
  Pena Morell, Esteban (b. 1894 d. 1939)   folklorist, composer
  Price, John Elwood (b. 1935)   composer, piano
  Roxbury, Ronald Marle (b. 1946 d. 1986)   composer, instrumentalist
  Ryder, Noah Francis (b. 1914 d. 1964)   music educator, conductor
  Schuyler, Philippa Duke (b. 1932 d. 1967)   piano, composer
  Simpson, Eugene Thamon (b. 1932)   piano, arranger
  Sowande, Fela [Olufela] (b. 1905 d. 1987)   composer, organ
  Turpin, Thomas Million (b. 1873 d. 1922)   ragtime piano, composer
  Walker, George Theophilius (b. 1922)   banjo, composer
  Whalum, Wendell Phillips (b. 1931 d. 1987)   music educator, choral director
  White, Clarence Cameron (b. 1880 d. 1960)   composer, violin
  Wilson, Olly (Woodrow) (b. 1937)   composer, trombone

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