African American Voices

African American Voices

Airing February 6-28

Marian Anderson (1897 – 1993)

Classical 91.5 is proud to bring its listeners special radio segments that celebrate African American musicians

African American Voices, a 15-part series airing on Classical 91.5 February 6-28 throughout the day, highlights the contributions of African American classical musicians, from powerhouse singers like Jessye Norman, Marian Anderson and Paul Robeson, Pulitzer prize winning composer George Walker, conductor James DePriest, and many others. Each feature is 3 minutes long and includes music and engaging information about these musicians, whose work made significant impact on the musical life of the United States, often in the face of great adversity. 

Read more and Listen to other audio at WUOL's website.