Conversation: Maestro William Henry Curry

08/14/2017 | 26m 46s

Maestro William Henry Curry talks with Mitchell Lewis about growing up in Pittsburgh, PA, where he conducted his first piece at age 14. He also mentions how being African-American resulted in some orchestras not wanting him to conduct. Maestro Curry speaks about his time as Resident Conductor of the North Carolina Symphony; Music Director of the Durham Symphony Orchestra and new projects.

Aired: 08/14/17

Rating: NR

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Conversation is a local public television program presented by PBS NC.