"Incentive to Try"

February 1961
Time;2/17/1961, Vol. 77 Issue 8, p50
The article focuses on the effort of Los Angeles Philharmonic African American bass player Henry Lewis to rise in the podiums of major U.S. orchestras. It notes that conductor Lewis had once led the Seventh Army Orchestra and the Los Angeles String Society. It also mentions the new role of African American conductor Dean Dixon as the head of the Hesse Radio Orchestra Frankfurt.


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