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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: "Black Music in New Orleans: A Historical Overview"/Curtis D. Jerde; "Composers Corner: Six Composers of Nineteenth-Century New Orleans"/Lucius R. Wyatt; "Black Music Collections in New Orleans"/Deborra Richardson; "Researching Black Music in New Orleans: A National Conference on Black Music Research"; "Introducing...Members of the National Advisory Board of the Center for Black Music Research"/Bruce Tucker; "News and Notes From...The Center for Black Music Research"/Josephine Wright; "Updated Music List: Six Composers of Nineteenth-Century New Orleans". 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. 9, No. 1. 25 pages.

Publication Date

Spring 4-1-1987


Center for Black Music Research at Columbia College Chicago


Samuel A. Floyd, Jr., Curtis D. Jerde, Lucius R. Wyatt, Deborra Richardson, Bruce Tucker, Josephine Wright, Columbia College Chicago, United States, music, New Orleans music


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Black Music Research Newsletter, Spring 1987