Black Composers Concert
Black Composers Concert

Free and open to the public! 

 

PROGRAM
 
Sonata No. 2 in A Major: Andantino
Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges (1745-1799, West Indies/France)
 
Sonata for Cello and Piano: II. Adagio
George Walker (1922–2018, United States)
 
A set of dance tunes for solo violin: I. Walk Around "Brudder Bones"
Noel DaCosta (1929-2002, Nigerian-Jamaican)
 
Here's One
William Grant Still (1895-1978, United States)
 
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
 
INTERMISSION
 
i wouldn't normally say
Errollyn Wallen (b. 1958, Belize/England)
 
Pan con Timba
Aldo López Gavilán (b. 1979, Cuba)
 
Selections of Bomba y Plena
Traditional/Puerto Rico
 
Chistabel Lin, violin
Elizabeth Lee, cello
Artina McCain, piano
 
SAMUEL LOPEZ & FRIENDS
Samuel López, director, güiro, barril
Mary Rodriguez, Clarissa López, Iris Z. Rodriguez, vocals
Roberto Rodriguez, seguidor, barril
Ricardo Alicea, punteador, cuá
Leonard Vázquez, requinto, maraca
Gladys Baugh, coro, dancer
Israel Mathews, coro, dancer