Public Programs: Humanities Projects in Media

Period of Performance

7/1/2003 - 6/30/2004

Funding Totals

$60,000.00 (approved)
$60,000.00 (awarded)

Billy Strayhorn: Out of the Shadows, Into the Spotlight

FAIN: GN-50179-03

New York Foundation for the Arts, Inc. (Brooklyn, NY 11201-8301)
Robert S. Levi (Project Director: November 2002 to November 2004)

Scripting of a 90-minute film about musician Billy Strayhorn, who worked as Duke Ellington's co-composer and arranger for 29 years.