Join Missy for a special 3-episode series with music educator Jasmine Fripp, author of the Facebook post entitled “With Love, Letters to my Fellow White Colleagues” that went viral, provoking countless discussions of how white music teachers should approach Black genres of music. In the first episode, Jasmine talks to Missy about how her dedication as a passionate black music educator informs her practice in the classroom and rehearsal hall.

Jasmine M.T. Fripp
The Passionate Black Music Educator
Educator/Clinician/Voice Teacher/Vocalist/Songwriter
jfripp.pbe@gmail.com

Read Jasmine’s Letter
The Score Podcast  (Episodes 34 & 35) 
2018 Grammy Music Educator Award Recipient, Melissa Salguero
Black Composers to follow on social media:

  • Hall Johnson
  • William Grant Still
  • Undine Smith Moore
  • Florence Price
  • Ulysses Kay
  • Samuel Coleridge-Taylor
  • George Walker
  • Margaret Bonds
  • William L. Dawson
  • Shirley Graham Du Bois
  • HT Burleigh
  • Jester Hairston
  • Nora Holt
  • Nathaniel Dett
  • Jeanne Lee
  • Julia Perry
  • Will Marion Cook
  • Moses Hogan
  • Julia Perry
  • Dr. Jeffry Ames 
  • Dr. Anton Armstrong
  • Dr. Andre Thomas
  • Rospheanye Powell
  • Victor Johnson
  • Isaac Cates
  • Brandon  Boyd
  • Dave Raglan
  • Marques L. Garrett
  • Damon H. Dandridge