Members of the Dallas Symphony Orchestra and Chorus at Carnegie Hall on May 11. They performed an evening-long piece about Lyndon Johnson and the social issues that surrounded his presidency. /Jessica Rinaldi hide caption

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Fred Child Talks With The Composer and The Librettist About The Background Of 'August 4, 1964.'
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