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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: "Chicago's Jazz Trail: 1893-1950"/Dempsey J. Travis; "Black Concert Music in Chicago, 1890 to the 1930s"/Ellistine Perkins Holly; "Black Music at Columbia College Chicago"/Gail Schmoller; "Composers Corner: Lena Johnson McLin, Composer"/Lucius R. Wyatt; "Introducing...Members of the National Advisory Board of the Center for Black Music Research"/Charles Conte; "On Ragtime: The Ragtime Clubs"/Edward A. Berlin; "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. 9. No. 2. 18 pages.

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Fall 9-1-1987


Center for Black Music Research at Columbia College Chicago


Samuel A. Floyd, Jr., Dempsey J. Travis, Ellistine Perkins Holly, Gail Schmoller, Lucius R. Wyatt, Charles Conte, Edward Berlin, Josephine Wright, Columbia College Chicago, United States, music, Chicago music


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Black Music Research Newsletter, Fall 1987