from The Wider View no.3
Paul Laurence Dunbar, Li'l' Gal
(b.1932) Adams received his Bachelors from Oberlin College, Masters from California State University, Long beach, and Ph.D. from Ohio State University. He is a pianist-composer, organist, conductor, writer and educator. Adams taught at Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University and University of Kansas. He also has been the Composer-in-residence at Karamu House in Cleveland (1979-80), and Cleveland Music school Settlement (1981-82). Currently Adams is the executive vice-president and composer-in-residence of Creative Arts, Incorporated, a nonprofit arts organization in Cleveland, Ohio that promotes the work of minority artists.
Adams, Leslie, "Li'l' Gal" (2014). Dunbar Music Archive. 234.