Suite Rosa

Clip | 1m 57s

Columbus Jazz Orchestra Director Byron Stripling discusses his motivation to bring the world premiere of John Clayton's "Suite Rosa" to Columbus. Often regarded as the beginning of the modern civil rights movement, Rosa Parks’ famous refusal to give up her bus seat is commemorated in this world premiere of John Clayton’s piece “Suite Rosa.”

Aired: 02/14/13

Rating: NR

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