Mark your calendar: An annual festival dedicated to the legacy of Florence Price, an Arkansan, debuts in 2020. Price was the 1st African-American woman to be recognized as a symphonic composer and the 1st to have a composition played by a major orchestra.https://t.co/Udwc5qB1Fb— Danny Shameer (@dshameer) April 15, 2019
@fpricefest was founded to "celebrate the life and legacy of composer Florence Beatrice Price through an annual festival featuring all of Price’s musical output as well as scholarly, educational, and advocacy-oriented events." #HappyBirthdayFlorencePrice https://t.co/G9ubS8BH6k https://t.co/EV18OdrW9y— Harry T. Burleigh Society (@burleighsoc) April 9, 2019
Mentions in the Press
“On diversity in the BSO.” Tim Smith - April 11, 2019.