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      February 21, 2020

       

      1314 Miller Drive
      Miami, Florida 33124

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      Marian Anderson and Racial Desegregation of the American Concert Stage

      Friday, February 21, 2020, 5 – 6pm

      Seventh Annual Robert Kelley Memorial Lecture Series

      Weeks Center for Recording & Performance, Clarke Recital Hall

      Carol Oja, lecturer

      Marian Anderson’s debut at the Metropolitan Opera House in 1955 broke through the company’s longstanding Jim Crow practices. Carol Oja, Professor of Music at Harvard University, revisits the campaign waged by the NAACP and Anderson’s manager, Sol Hurok, to gain equal access to concert halls and major performance institutions.

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