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BMR Newsletter is published by the Columbia College Center for Black Music Research and is devoted to the encouragement and promotion of scholarship and cultural activity in black American music, and is intended to serve as a medium for the sharing of ideas and information regarding current and future research and activities in universities and research centers. Articles: "CBMR Database: The Union Catalog and Reference System"/D.W. Krummel; "Milestones of Black-American Composition"/Eileen Southern; "A Prelimary Bibliographical Guide to Periodical Literature for Black Music Research"/Josephine Wright; "Black Spirituals: Their Emergence Into Public Knowledge"/Dena J.Epstein; "Introducing...Members of the National Advisory Board of the Center for Black Music Research"/Bruce Tucker; "Composers Corner"/Lucius R. Wyatt; "The 1985 National Conference on Black Music Research"/Calvert Bean; "Black History and Memorabilia Collected by Ray Avery"/Deborra Richardson; "News and Notes From...the Center for Black Music Research"/Josephine Wright. Editor: Samuel A. Floyd, Jr. Managing Associate Editor: Marsha J. Reisser. Associate Editors: Calvert Bean and Orin Moe. Production Manager: Gerry Gall. Designer: Mary Johnson. Vol. 8, No. 2. 16 pages.

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Spring 4-1-1986


Center for Black Music Research at Columbia College Chicago


Samuel A. Floyd, Jr., D.W. Krummel, Eileen Southern, Josephine Wright, Dena J. Epstein, Bruce Tucker, Lucius R. Wyatt, Calvert Bean, Deborra Richardson, Columbia College Chicago, United States, music


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Black Music Research Newsletter, Spring 1986