BMI’s Sanjek Joins Black Heritage Month Music Biz Panel

Posted in News on February 7, 2001

BMI's Dr. David Sanjek (r), BMI Archives Director, recently participated on the panel "Show Me The Money: Race, Political Economics and the Music Biz" held at New York University's Gallatin School, as part of their celebration of Black Heritage Month entitled "Ambassador Satch: A Centennial Tribute to Louis Armstrong." The panel discussed the history of African-Americans in the music business and the struggles and successes they have encountered.

Dr. Sanjek is pictured here with fellow panelists Yvonne Bynoe, Urban Think Tank, Inc.; Panel chair David Earl Jackson, cultural journalist and founder of the International Institute for Black Music Studies; and Angela Dillard, Gallatin School, NYU.


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