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The HistoryMakers video oral history with Rodrick Dixon.

Title
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Rodrick Dixon.
Publication
Chicago, Illinois : The HistoryMakers, [2016]

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Details

Additional Authors
  • Dixon, Rodrick
  • Crowe, Larry F.
  • Hickey, Matthew
  • HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection), production company.
Description
1 online resource (10 video files (4 hr., 40 min., 5 sec.)) : sound, color.
Summary
Opera singer Rodrick Dixon was born on June 22, 1966, in Queens, New York. Dixon earned his B.M. degree from the Mannes School of Music in New York in 1989, and went on to receive his M.M. degree from the Mannes School of Music in 1991. He trained initially with the Lyric Opera Center for American Artists. Dixon made his operatic debut with the Los Angeles Opera in Tannhauser in 2007. In 1998, Dixon began performing with the Tenors Cook, Dixon & Young. In 2002, Dixon and his wife, opera singer, Alfreda Burke, performed in Too Hot to Handel at Chicago's Auditorium Theatre and the Detroit Opera House. Dixon has served on several boards, including as a consultant with the Cincinnati Symphony and Old St. Patrick's Church in Chicago, and as a member of the Chicago 2016 Olympic Bid Committee on its Arts and Culture Advisory Committee. He has also made numerous television appearances.
Alternative Title
  • History Makers video oral history with Rodrick Dixon
  • Rodrick Dixon
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Internet videos.
  • Interviews.
  • Nonfiction films.
  • Oral histories.
Credits (note)
  • Videographer, Matthew Hickey.
OCLC
1003149971
Title
The HistoryMakers video oral history with Rodrick Dixon.
Publisher
Chicago, Illinois : The HistoryMakers, [2016]
Country of Producing Entity
United States naf
Playing Time
044005
Type of Content
two-dimensional moving image
Type of Medium
computer
Type of Carrier
online resource
Digital File Characteristics
video file
Performer
Larry Crowe, interviewer.
Credits
Videographer, Matthew Hickey.
Event
Recorded Chicago, Illinois 2013 August 20.
Source of description
Vendor-supplied metadata.
Connect to:
Available from home with a valid library card and onsite at NYPL
Indexed Term
Opera Singer.
Added Author
Dixon, Rodrick, interviewee.
Crowe, Larry F., interviewer.
Hickey, Matthew, director of photography.
HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection), production company.
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