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Article "Richmond Glee Club Returns From Three-Day Concert Tour"

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Article "Richmond Glee Club Returns From Three-Day Concert Tour"

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In this article, the author talks about the Richmond College Glee Club's return after an extremely successful three-day concert tour, including performances at places such as C.H. Friend High School in South Boston, Virginia and the Averette College for Women in Danville, Virginia. The Richmond College Glee Club's performances included skits performed by Alean Lane and Vernon Richardson, the "Cuckoo Quartet," solos by Mr. Chittum, and saxophone pieces by Bill Edwards and Bill Troxell. One of the main parts of the glee club's performances were them singing classical songs as well as Negro spirituals. The glee club was lead by Charles Troxell.

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"Richmond Glee Club Returns From Three-Day Concert Tour." The Richmond Collegian Vol. 19, no. 21, (March 17, 1933): 1. http://collegian.richmond.edu/cgi-bin/richmond?a=d&d=COL19330317.2.8&srpos=51&e=------193-en-20--41--txt-txIN-negro------#

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1933-03-17

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English

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Richmond (Va.)

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“Article "Richmond Glee Club Returns From Three-Day Concert Tour",” Race & Racism at the University of Richmond, accessed October 19, 2020, https://memory.richmond.edu/items/show/509.