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Bates, Bob

Hugh Davies.

in Oxford Music Online

December 2014; p ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music Education and Pedagogy; Race and Ethnicity in Music; Contemporary Music. 386 words.

(b Kansas City, MO, Jan 23, 1940). American artist and educator, co-founder in 1989 and artistic director of Inner-City Arts in Los Angeles. He holds a BA from the Kansas City Art...

National Association of Negro Musicians

Dominique-René de Lerma.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online May 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Race and Ethnicity in Music; Contemporary Music. 162 words.

[NANM]

Organization founded in 1919 in Chicago to promote interest in African American music. Earlier efforts to found such an organization had been made by Clarence Cameron...

Society of Black Composers

Eldonna L. May.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Race and Ethnicity in Music; Contemporary Music. 276 words.

[SBC]

African American composers collective, established in 1968 and dissolved in 1973. Believing that black music was a catalyst for social change and community coalition...

Sphinx Organization

Aja Burrell Wood.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online May 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music; Music Education and Pedagogy; Race and Ethnicity in Music; Contemporary Music. 181 words.

National nonprofit organization founded in 1996 by University of Michigan graduates Aaron P(aul) Dworkin and Carrie Chester. Dworkin and Chester sought to increase cultural diversity...

Tate, Greg(ory Stephen)

Alex Harris Stein.

in Oxford Music Online

November 2013; p ublished online January 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Race and Ethnicity in Music; Folk, Indigenous, and Traditional Music; Contemporary Music. 249 words.

(b Dayton, OH, Oct 14, 1957). American writer, guitarist, and bandleader. He was a staff writer for the Village Voice from 1987 to 2003 (a contributor since 1981) and one of a group of...