Presentation: Black Classical Composers

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African Diaspora cultural historian Carolyn Armenta Davis discusses seven Black composers of symphonies, operas, concertos, and other creations spanning 200 years of musical history. Hear parts of symphonies from Le Chevalier de Saint-Georges in 1770s Paris to William Grant Still in 1970s Los Angeles.