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    Afrocentric Sounds

    Pictures of the musicians whose performances and compositions are heard on the Afrocentric Sounds radio station at http://www.live365.com/stations/singin1. Afrocentric Sounds focuses on classical music performers and composers from the African diaspora and is the sister station to Afrocentric Voices, which plays recordings by African American classical vocalists and vocal composers.


    Afrocentric Sounds

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    Rudolph Dunbar, conductor, clarinetist, author (1907-1988)

    On An Overgrown Path: Berlin Philharmonic's first Black conductor

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    Reri Grist, soprano (b. 1932)

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    Gary Powell Nash, composer

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    Lecolion Washington, bassoonist

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    DBR (Daniel Bernard Roumain), composer, violinist, director (b. 1971)

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    Wayne Shorter, composer (b. 1933)

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    Frances Walker, pianist, educator (b. 1924)

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    Tahirah Whittington, cellist

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    Stephen Newby, composer, conductor, pianist

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    Karen Walwyn, piano

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    Jacqueline Hairston, composer, pianist

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    Adolphus Hailstork, composer, educator (b. 1941)

    Old Dominion University

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    Leo Brouwer, guitarist, composer, music director (b. 1939)

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    Charles Dean Dixon, conductor (1915-1976)

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    Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, composer (1875-1912)

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    Julia Perry, composer (1924-1979)

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    William Banfield, composer, guitarist, educator (b. 1961)

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    Ulysses Kay, composer, conductor (1917–1995)

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    Monica Gaylord, pianist, harpsichordist (b. 1948)

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    Howard Swanson, composer (1907-1978)

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    Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson, composer, conductor (1932–2004)

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    William Brown, tenor, educator (1938–2004)

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    Damon Evans, tenor (b. 1949)

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    Cynthia Clarey, mezzo-soprano (b. 1949)

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