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Dean Dixon: Negro at Home, Maestro Abroad (African American by Jr. Jones Rufus

By Jr. Jones Rufus

In Dean Dixon: Negro at domestic, Maestro out of the country, conductor and pupil Rufus Jones Jr. brings to gentle a literal treasure trove of unpublished basic resources to inform the compelling tale of this nice American conductor. A testomony to Dixon’s get to the bottom of, this first-ever full-length biography of this American musical hero chronicles Dixon’s musical upbringing, beginnings as a conductor, painful selection to depart his personal nation, upward thrust to repute in Europe and his victorious stand twenty-one years later while he lower back to the USA to function a version for aspiring Black classical musicians.

Dean Dixon: Negro at domestic, Maestro Abroad will curiosity a person who desires to comprehend extra approximately Black American heritage, American musical tradition, and Black American live performance tune and musicians.

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