Black Composers Concert
Black Composers Concert

Free and open to the public! 


PROGRAM

Sonata No. 2 in A Major
Joseph Bologne, 
Chevalier de SaintGeorges (1745–1799, West Indies/France)

Suite for Violin and Piano
William Grant Still
 (1895–1978, United States)

I. African Dancer
II. Mother and Child
III. Gamin
 

Tumbao
Tania León 
(b. 1943, Cuba)

Pan con Timba
Aldo López Gavilán 
(b. 1979, Cuba)

INTERMISSION

 

5 Negro Melodies for Piano Trio
Samuel Coleridge
Taylor  (1875–1912, England)

I. Sometimes I feel Like a Motherless Child
II. I Was Way Down A–Yonder
III. Didn’t My Lord Deliver Daniel?
IV. They Will Not Lend Me a Child
V. My Lord Delivered Daniel

Selections of Bomba y Plena
Samuel López 
(b. 1969, Puerto Rico)

 

Eleanor Dunbar, violin

Elizabeth Lee, cello

Artina McCain and Jonathan Tsay, piano

Samuel López and Friends, percussion