Abdul, Raoul Reheme

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Name
Abdul, Raoul Reheme Gender: M
born on 7 November 1929 at 22:14 (= 10:14 PM )
Place Cleveland OH, USA, 41n29, 81w41
Timezone EST h5w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Clifford
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 15°15' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 29°21 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 00°19'



Biography

American singer with a special interest in German lieder. He sang an operatic role in the first U.S. staged production of Orff's "Die Kluge" and the title role in Milhaud's "Les Malheures D'Orphee." He gained note in concerts in the U.S., Canada, Austria, Netherlands, Hungary and Germany. He sang in Marlboro Music Festival, 1956, organized and directed Coffee Concerts, Harlem's first subscription series of chamber music concerts, 1949-63, and sang in Vienna Music Festival, 1962. As a music critic and editorial assistant to Langston Hughes, he wrote for the Associated Negro Press and Amsterdam News, NY, 1976 on. Scholastically, he was a lecturer on music at Atlanta University, 1976 and faculty member of Harlem School of the Arts from 1980. His books include "Famous Black Entertainers of Today," 1974 and "Blacks in Classical Music", 1978.

Source Notes

B.C. in hand from Frank C. Clifford

Categories

  • Traits : Body : Race (Black)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/Opera
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher (University Lecturer, Harlem Faculty)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction
  • Vocation : Writers : Critic (Music Critic)
  • Vocation : Writers : Publisher/ Editor (Editorial Assistant)
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist (Associated Negro Press)

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