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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
 

Uzee Brown
 

Osceola Davis
 

Patrice Eaton
 

Elvira Green
 

Willis Patterson
 

Cicely Jackson Perry
 

Gail Robinson-Oturu
 

Robert Sims
 

Darryl Taylor
 

Louise Toppin
 

Daniel Washington