Berry, Jr., Lemuel
Lemuel Berry, Jr. received his doctorate degree from the University of Iowa. He has served as an administrator at several universities and is the author of more than 50 journal articles.2011 0-7734-3831-9
This book provides outstanding biographical portraits of seventy- eight Black musicians. All entries were born prior to the Civil Rights Movement and represent the elite of musicians born during their era. The biographical data includes information that establishes a standard of recognition of each entry’s success story. This includes, but is not limited to, honors/awards, commissioned works, selective discography, film/movie appearances, music style, music technique, song titles and major performance. This book contains 103 black and white photographs.