African American composer, conductor, educator
According to Wikipedia,
Thomas Jefferson "T.J." Anderson, Jr. is an American composer, conductor, orchestrator and educator. Early life Born in Coatesville, Pennsylvania, Anderson has written over 80 works ranging from operas and symphonies to choral pieces, chamber music, and band music. He has composed commissioned works for the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company and cellist Yo Yo Ma.
T. J. Anderson is affiliated with the following schools: