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Interview with Valerie Capers

Interview with Valerie Capers

Capers, Valerie

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Physical Details: 1 sound cassette analog

Description: Capers, interviewed by Rolick, discusses her background and her work as a jazz pianist and composer, as well as the history of jazz. She performs one of her compositions, and demonstrates improvisation on a chord progression.

Interview conducted for Rolick's class "Black music and art," at Mercy College.

Creator: Capers, Valerie

Forms part of: Esther G. Rolick papers, 1941-1985

Digital ID: 11747