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Wednesday, December 26, 2018 - from 5:00 till 11:00am

Classical Discoveries will present a special program devoted to music by black composers in observance of Kwanzaa.

THE NEGRO SPEAKS OF RIVERS

Here is a list of some works and composers to be presented:
String Quartet No. 2: Four Thoughts on Marvin Gaye by Don Byron (1958- )
Concerto for Wind Quintet by Valerie Coleman (1970- )
Piano 2 by Julius Eastman (1940-1990)
Suite from the Quiet One by Ulysses Kay (1917-1995)
Inura for voices, strings and percussion by Tania León (1943- )
Fandango by Roberto Sierra (1953- )
Shadows by Alvin Singleton (1940- )
Salumba by Gambian composer, Foday Musa Suso (1950- )
Symphony No. 5 "Western Hemisphere" by William Grant Still (1895-1978)
Overture: In Praise of Folly by George Walker (1922-2018)
Cello Concerto by British composer, Errolyn Wallen (1958- )
Myths of History
by Julius P. Williams (1954- )
and more

Check other programs devoted to music by black composers

Playlist and MP3 File *(available after the broadcast till January 10, 2019)

 

 December - 26 - 2018  -  MP3
listen  12/26/2018-05:00-06:00
listen  12/26/2018-06:00-07:00
listen  12/26/2018-07:00-08:00
listen  12/26/2018-08:00-09:00
listen  12/26/2018-09:00-10:00
listen  12/26/2018-10:00-11:00

 

Wednesday, December 26, 2018 - 05:00 - 11:00
THE NEGRO SPEAKS OF RIVERS

Other programs devoted to music by black composers

Composer Work Performers label
air time
Castellano, Jennifer The Castle at Sunrise (Opening) Jennifer Castellano, Piano CD Baby
5:30
Bonds, Margaret The Negroo Speaks of Rivers Robert Huneysucker, baritone, Vivian Taylor, piano Koch International Classics - 3-7247 5:01
Still, William Grant  Symphony no. 5, "Western Hemisphere" Fort Smith Symphony, John Jeter, conductor Naxos - 8.559603 5:05
Dett, R. Nathaniel O Holy Lord The Nathaniel Dett Chorale, Brainerd Blyden-Taylor, conductor Marquis - 7 74718 12932 5:26
Roumain, Daniel Bernard (DBR) Volvic Maritim The Rawlins Piano Trio Albany Records - TROY1125 5:33
Alston, Lettie  Echoes from the Spirit Cedric D. Alston & Roderic S. Leon, electronic keyboards Albany Records - TROY439 5:47
Price, Florence Dances in the Canebrakes Althea Waites, piano Cambria - CD-1097 5:53
Simpson-Curenton, Evelyn My Soul Hath Found Refuge in Thee Chorus of the Plymouth Music Series of Minnesota, Philip Brunelle, conductor Collins Classics - 14762 6:07
Perkinson, Coleridge-Taylor Sonata A la Baroque for solo flute Laurel Zucker, flute Cantilena Records  6:14
Coleman, Valerie Concerto for Wind Quintet Imani Winds Koch International Classics - CD-7599 6:27
Kay, Ulysses Suite from "The Quiet One" Metropolitan Philharmonic Orchestra, Kevin Scott, conductor Albany Records - TROY961 6:42
White, Clarence Cameron Levee Dance Rachel Barton Pine, violin, Matthew Hagle, piano Cedille - CDR 90000 182 7:07
Abels, Michael Global Warming Chicago Sinfonietta, Paul Freeman, conductor Cedille - CDR 90000 066 7:12
Hailstork, Adolphus Eslanda Dances Ambrosia Quartet Albany Records - 1680 7:22
Jobarteh, Maya Sona Song of the Waterfall Tunde Jegede, kora, cello and pizzicato cello, Maya Sona Jobarteh, kora Triciom Records - TriCD 1001 7:36
Jegede, Tunde Lamentation London Sinfonietta Triciom Records - TriCD 1001 7:44
Byron, Don String Quartet No. 2: Four Thoughts on Marvin Gaye Ethel Innova - 820 7:48
Sierra, Roberto Fandangos Nashville Symphony. Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor Naxos - 8.559738 8:00
White, Dolores Toccata Karen Walwyn, piano Albany Records - TROY 266 8:16
Singleton, Alvin Shadows Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Robert Shaw, conductor First Edition Music - FECD-0043 8:22
Traditional Ethiopia Derbabba XVIII-21 Le Baroque Nomade, Jean-Christophe Frisch, conductor Evidence - EVCD014 8:45
Wallen, Errollyn Cello Concerto Matthew Sharp, cello, Orchestra X, Nicholas Kok, conductor NMC - D221 8:54
Montgomery, Jessie Break Away PUBLIQuartet Azica - ACD-71302 9:19
Williams, Julius P. Myths of History Louise Topppin, voice, Dvorak Symphony Orchestra, Julius P. Williams, conductor Albany Records - TROY1314 9:32
Suso, Foday Musa Salumba Jeffrey Zeigler, electric cello and electronics National Sawdust - NS-026 9:41
Eastman, Julius Piano 2 Joseph Kubera, piano New World Records - 80745-2 9:49
Walker, George Overture :In Praise of Folly Sinfonia Varsovia, Ian Hobson, conductor Albany Records - TROY1061 10:06
Leon, Tania Inura Son Sonora Voices, Son Sonora Ensemble, DanceBrazil Percussion, Tania Leon, conductor Albany Records - TROY1284
10:16
Ellington, Duke, arr. Wendall Logan In A Sentimental Mood Rachel Barton Pine, violin, Matthew Hagle, piano Cedille - CDR 90000 182
10:55
Links where to buy CD used in current show:
Innova Recordings
New World Records