Laying the Foundation: African American Musicians
Each week in February, Fine Arts will highlight one of the four fine arts discipline strands. Through creation of music, black artists share emotions and life experiences so that people can connect on a deeper level.
Click the links below to explore different articles about African American musicians who have laid the foundation for the musical artists of today.
- Famous Black Musicians
- Black History Month – NAFME
- Black History & Classical Music
- Contemporary Black Composers You Should Know
- Black Composers who Made Classical Music History
- Weston Sprott Lays His Cards on the Table (Note: Weston is a Klein High School graduate! Go Bearkats!)
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