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Arts & Entertainment - January 21, 2011

A mission of music

Local musicians aim to raise awareness about African-American composers with a benefit concert

by Rebecca Wallace

There's a special kind of harmony that comes from sharing a piano bench. As LaDoris Cordell and Josephine "Jodi" Gandolfi play a duet arrangement of Betty Jackson King's "Spring Intermezzo" — four hands, one piano — they often breathe in time.

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Posted by Amy
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Jan 21, 2011 at 1:23 pm

Fabulous story. What a treat to listen to this beautifully played music and read the story at the same time. Thank you!

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Posted by anonymous
a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on Jan 21, 2011 at 4:06 pm

Very interesting story - thank you for this.

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Posted by Walter_E_Wallis
a resident of Midtown
on Jan 22, 2011 at 12:13 pm

Walter_E_Wallis is a registered user.

A brilliant duet. Encore!