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Derrick Spiva Jr

What does it mean to be American?

What is American classical music? Does classical music have something meaningful to say in this conversation about being American? Derrick Spiva decided to write a string quartet to shed light on the America that he has experienced, and that quickly sent him on a much bigger journey than he anticipated.