Symphony of the New World.

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Racially integrated symphony orchestra founded in 1964 which gave premiere performance to works of black composers.

From the description of Symphony of the New World records, [ca. 1972-1977]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122534107

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creatorOf Symphony of the New World. Symphony of the New World records, [ca. 1972-1977]. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
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associatedWith Boatner, Edward H. person
associatedWith Boatwright, McHenry. person
associatedWith Dacosta, Noel. person
associatedWith Lee, Everett. person
associatedWith Shirley, George. person
associatedWith Thompson, Leon Evanett, 1928-1983. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)--New York
Symphony orchestras
African American composers
African Americans in the performing arts
African American musicians

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Active 1972

Active 1977

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Ark ID: w65n396g

SNAC ID: 38420052