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Ben Holt Memorial Branch 2014—2015 Officers President Kelvin Page Vice President Dr. Deborah Sewell Recording Secretary Linda Campbell Corresponding Secretary Angeli Ferrette Financial Secretary Frank Locker Treasurer William Jones
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Ben Holt Memorial Branch P.O. Box 60722 Washington, D.C. 20039
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General Information And Application
The National Association of Negro Musicians, Inc.
Ben Holt Memorial Branch
Ben Holt studied voice at Oberlin College Conservatory of Music, winning a scholarship two years later to the Opera program at Julliard.
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During his lifetime, Ben Holt won numerous awards and fellowships. He made his recital debut at Carnegie Hall in 1981 and his first appearance at the Metropolitan Opera during the 1985 –86 season in Puccini’s “La Boehme“. He made his New York City Opera debut playing the title role of Malcolm in Anthony Davis's opera, “X: The Life and Times of Malcolm X“ which he recorded for Decca Records. Other major operatic roles include Josiah in Thea Musgrave's “Harriet”, “The Woman Called Moses”, Porgy in Gershwin’s “Porgy and Bess”, and Randall Ware in Ulysses Kay’s “Jubilee”.
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