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Freedom Song


Tony Phillips recalls a memorable performance. On 9th April 1939, 75,000 concert-goers heard African-American contralto Marian Anderson give a solo recital at the Lincoln Memorial.

Broadcasts

  • 2008-01-24 11:30:00 - 2008-01-24 12:00:00 on Radio 4 FM, Radio 4 LW,
  • 2008-03-02 16:30:00 - 2008-03-02 17:00:00 on Radio 4 FM, Radio 4 LW,
  • 2008-03-08 23:30:00 - 2008-03-09 00:00:00 on Radio 4 FM,