Marian Anderson

Like Marian , a contralto , Reifsnyder was still active as a performer , singing the kind of repertoire especially suitable for Marian's voice.13 Marian studied with Reifsnyder for two years . “ She spent a lot of time , ” Anderson ...

Marian Anderson

A biography of one of America's greatest singers and a seminal figure in the American civil rights movement uncovers the life of the first African American soloist at the Met.

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Marian Anderson
Language: en
Pages: 447
Authors: Allan Keiler
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: University of Illinois Press

A biography of one of America's greatest singers and a seminal figure in the American civil rights movement uncovers the life of the first African American soloist at the Met.
Marian Anderson
Language: en
Pages: 124
Authors: Victoria Garrett Jones
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.

Profiles the singer who, while she performed for presidents and kings, was barred from many public establishments because she was African American.
Marian Anderson
Language: en
Pages: 202
Authors: Jared Rutter
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-02 - Publisher: Holloway House Publishing

Books about Marian Anderson
Marian Anderson
Language: en
Pages: 48
Authors: Jane Sutcliffe
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-09-01 - Publisher: LernerClassroom

True or False? Marian Anderson once received a standing ovation before she even sang her song. True! On January 7, 1955 Marian Anderson was the first black person to sing with the Metropolitan Opera in New York City. The audience applauded for five minutes before she could start singing.
Marian Anderson
Language: en
Pages: 104
Authors: Neda M. Westlake, Otto E. Albrecht
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-11 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Books about Marian Anderson