Resources gathered and shared by members of the task force for further education.



  • Brown, Julie. (2007). Western Music and Race. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press.
  • Kendi, Ibram X. (2019). How to Be An Antiracist. New York, NY: One World.
  • Southern, Eileen. (1997). The Music of Black Americans. New York, NY: W. W. Norton.
  • Tator, Carol and Henry, Frances. (1998). Challenging Racism in the Arts: Case Studies of Controversy and Conflict. Toronto, Canada: University of Toronto Press.

Organizations and Repositories


  • Raise Publishing Company - Raymond Wise Series (music for children, youth, and adult.)
  • N'Time Music (one of the largest retailers of African American gospel sheet music.)
  • GIA Publications (publishers of the African American Hymnal and African American Choral Music Series.)