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An Oral History of the Legacy Project

The following video interviews, recorded in Chicago on July 18, 2019 by Richard Poppino, comprise an oral history of the groundbreaking careers of African-American artists in the field of opera.  See them all and subscribe on NOA's YouTube channel

George Shirley

Donnie Ray Albert

Uzee Brown

Osceola Davis

Patrice Eaton

Elvira Green

Willis Patterson

Cicely Jackson Perry

Gail Robinson-Oturu

Robert Sims

Darryl Taylor

Louise Toppin

Daniel Washington