Florence Beatrice Price

1887—1953

Florence Beatrice Price (April 9, 1887 – June 3, 1953) was an African-American classical composer. She was the first African-American woman to be recognized as a symphonic composer, and the first to have a composition played by a major orchestra.
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Articles

"Ticklin' Toes"
Clavier (1995) Vol. 34, No. 1, pp. 26-29