La Jolla Symphony To Perform ‘Found’ Concerto By African American Composer, Florence Price


La Jolla Symphony To Perform ‘Found’ Concerto By African American Composer, Florence Price

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Steven Schick, music director, La Jolla Symphony and Chorus

Douglas Shadle, assistant professor of musicology at the Blair School of Music, Vanderbilt University

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Who decides what compositions get called classical music and who picks what orchestras play and what they don’t? Those questions have swirled around the rediscovery of several concertos and symphonies by 20th-century composer Florence Price. She is known as one of the first African-American…

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