African-American Film Composers

Quincy Jones

Quincy Jones with a poster for the film In Cold Blood, which he scored. Roy Hurst, NPR News hide caption

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A small number of African American composers have showcased their musical talent in film and television scores — producer Roy Hurst takes a look at three composers: Quincy Jones, Terrence Blanchard, and hip-hop artist RZA (AKA Robert Diggs).

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