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GOTTSCHALK & THE BIRTH OF THE NEW WORLD SOUND

by Roy “Futureman” Wooten The birth of African American inspired symphonic compositions and the introduction of jazz inspired symphonic works began with Gottschalk who was forty years before Delius. Frederick Delius began blending African American and Indian motifs similar...

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Engage and Become Part of the Rhythm!

The African American History Foundation of Nashville has launched the Rhapsody-n-Rhythm Campaign with a goal of raising $25 million for construction, endowment and initial operations. You play a critical part in this vision.

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Kevin Lavender is Managing Director and Head of Corporate Banking of Fifth Third Bank. He previously served as Senior Vice ...Read More