Rae Linda Brown's research has focused on American music. She has completed a biography of composer Florence B. Price, The Heart of a Woman: The Life and Music of Florence B. Price (forthcoming University of Illinois Press) and has edited many of Price's scores for performance. Ensembles that have recently performed Professor Brown's editions of Price's music include the American Symphony Orchestra, the Women's Philharmonic (San Francisco), the Chicago String Ensemble, the Orchestra of the Plymouth Music Series (Minneapolis), the Savannah Symphony, the Albany (Georgia) Symphony, the Springfield (Missouri) Symphony, and the Camellia Symphony (Sacramento). Professor Brown's editions of Price's music have been recorded on the Cambria and Koch labels. Her publications of Price's music include Sonata in E Minor for piano (G. Schirmer, 1997). Price's Symphony in E Minor and the Symphony No. 3 in C Minor will be published in Music in the United States of America (A-R Editions). She serves as Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Students at the Claire Trevor School of the Arts, Music Department, University of California, Irvine.
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Rae Linda Brown's research has focused on American music. She has completed a biography of composer Florence B. Price, The Heart of a Woman: The Life