Jester Hairston Collection, 1910 -- 1998


This collection has:

45.85 Cubic Feet
10 Digital Object(s)

Jester Hairston (1901-2000) worked as composer, arranger, singer, conductor, and actor. He is known primarily as one of a small number of African American composers whose work transformed African-American spirituals into an accepted genre of choral music.

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