Marian Anderson: My Lord, What a Morning

(1956)

Glossary

  • China Relief aid to China in the wake of the Japanese invasion of 1937
  • contralto a singer whose voice is in the deepest pitch range of female voices
  • D.A.R. Daughters of the American Revolution
  • Daughters of the American Revolution a heritage organization based on lineage founded in the 1890s
  • Hurok Sol Hurok, Anderson's promotional agent
  • Kosti Kosti Vehanen, Anderson's accompanist
  • Maestro Toscanini “Master” Arturo Toscanini, a famed orchestral conductor
  • Salzburg a city in Austria, the birthplace of Mozart and an important musical center
  • Sigrid Onegin a noted German contralto singer
  • soprano a singer whose voice is in the highest pitch ranges
  • Tel-Aviv a city in modern-day Israel
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