Adolphus Hailstork

Born 17 April 1941
Adolphus Hailstork
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1941-04-17
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Adolphus Hailstork

Adolphus Hailstork Biography (Wikipedia)

Adolphus Hailstork (born Adolphus Cunningham Hailstork III, April 17, 1941) is an American composer and educator. He grew up in Albany, New York, where he studied violin, piano, organ, and voice.

Hailstork was born in Rochester, New York, and obtained a BA from Howard University studying with Mark Fax, master's degree from the Manhattan School of Music studying with Vittorio Giannini and David Diamond, and a doctorate in music composition from Michigan State University in 1971, studying with H. Owen Reed. He also studied at The American Institute at Fontainebleau with Nadia Boulanger.

He has served as professor at Youngstown State University in Ohio, as well as professor of music and Composer-in-Residence at Virginia's Norfolk State University. He is currently a professor of music and Composer-in-Residence at Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia.

Hailstork is of African American ancestry and his works blend musical ideas from both the African American and European traditions.

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Kum ba yah (Three Spirituals)
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Kum ba yah (Three Spirituals)
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Symphony no. 1, 3rd mvt; Scherzo - Allegretto
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Symphony no. 1, 3rd mvt; Scherzo - Allegretto
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Symphony no. 1, 2nd mvt; Adagio - Lento ma non troppo
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Symphony no. 1, 2nd mvt; Adagio - Lento ma non troppo
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An American Port of Call
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An American Port of Call
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Fanfare on Amazing Grace
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Fanfare on Amazing Grace
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Three Spirituals, no.1; Everytime I feel the Spirit
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Three Spirituals, no.1; Everytime I feel the Spirit
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A Carol For All Children
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A Carol For All Children

A Carol For All Children

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The Lamb
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The Lamb

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Every Time I Feel the Spirit
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An American Port of Call
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