Oddly dismissing Carnegie Hall’s backer and investor. (5)
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This clue is from The Guardian Weekly, 5th January 2018.
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"Oddly dismissing Carnegie" = remove odd-numbered letters from the word "Carnegie" = _A_N_G_E.
Hall's backer = last letter of "Hall" = L.
ANGEL is a type of investor.