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Marian Anderson, Genius

Alex Ross celebrates the life and music (and inevitably the symbol she became) of Marian Anderson, and

"the unfurling of her voice—that gently majestic instrument, vast in range and warm in tone. In her early years, Anderson was known as ’the colored contralto,’ but, by the late thirties, she was the contralto, the supreme representative of her voice category."   

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