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Playlists for Classical Discoveries with Marvin Rosen

 Music of  Black Composers

Dates of annual and special programs featuring music by Black Composers like: THE NEGRO SPEAKS OF RIVER or MUSIC FOR KWANZAA

playlists:
01-15-2003 | 01-03-2004 | 02-11-2004 | 12-29-2004 | 12-26-2005 | 12-27-2006 | 12-26-2007 | 12-29-2008 | 02-16-2010 | 12-19-2010 | 12-31-2011 | 01-04-2013 | 12-29-2014 | 12-21-2015 | 01-10-2018 | 12-26-2018 |

MEMORIAL TRIBUTE TO NELSON MANDELA- 12-26-2013
DANIEL BERNARD ROMAIN (DBR) - live in WPRB studio - 06-23-2010
TANIA LEÓN - live in WPRB studio - 03-14-2012

Links to interesting websites:
AfriClassical.com - Excellent Educational Web site devoted to the African Heritage in Classical Music
Afrocentric Voices - African-American Composers
Black Composers - Compiled by Richard Greene of Temple University
AfriClassical - Blog - A companion to AfriClassical.com
The Living Composers Project
New Music USA
International Alliance for Women in Music

Links to Internet CD Stores:
Arkiv Music
Allegro Music
Amazon
Princeton Record Exchange - Buy and sell New and Used Classical CDs, DVDs and Classical Record

 

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

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 05:30 - 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 Castellano
5:30
Swanson, Howard The Negro Speaks of Rivers Odekhiren Amaize, Bass-Baritone, David Korevaar, piano Musicians Showcase Recordings - MS1011  5:31
Moore, Undine Smith Afro-American suite Mallarme Chamber Players Albany Records - TROY1190 5:36
Kay, Ulysses Solemn Prelude The Keynote Wind Ensemble, Jack Stamp, conductor Citadel - CTD 88143 5:49
Price, Florence Three Negro Dances Northern Arizona University Wind Symphony, Dr. Patricia J. Foy, conductor Northern Arizona University Wind Symphony - NAUWS 003  5:57
Roumain, Daniel Bernard Lecolion Loops Lecolion Washington, bassoon, Carina Nyberg Washington, clarinet, Ensley, piano Albany Records - TROY1038 6:03
Williams, Julius Toccatina for string orchestra Dvorak Symphony Orchestra, Julius P. Williams Albany Records - TROY1072 6:24
Dett, R. Nathaniel O Holy Lord The Nathaniel Dett Chorale, Brainerd Blyden-Taylor, conductor Marquis - 81293 6:32
Still, William Grant  Two Panamanian Dances Louis Kaufman and George Berres, violins, Alexander Neiman, viola, Terry King, cello Bay Cities - BCD1033 6:39
Uzoigwe, Joshua Talking Drums William Chapman Nyaho, piano Musicians Showcase Recordings - MS 1091 6:46
Hailstork, Adolphus Epitaph for a Man Who Dreamed (In Memoriam: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.) Chicago Sinfonietta, Paul Freeman, conductor Cedille - CDR 90000 061 7:03
Wallen, Errollyn Photography Orchestra X, Nicholas Kok, conductor NMC - D221 7:11
Perry, Zenobia Powell March (Three Notes) Josephine Gandolfi, piano Cambria - CD-1235 7:25
Coleman, Valerie Sonatina for Clarinet and Piano Miriam Adam, clarinet, Evelyn Ulex, piano Eroica - JDT3469 7:27
Perkinson, Coleridge-Taylor Sinfonietta No. 1 for Strings Chicago Sinfonietta, Paul Freeman, conductor Cedille - CDR 90000 087 7:35
Jegede, Tunde Lamentation Tunde Jegede, cello, London Sinfonietta Triciom Records - TriCD 1001 7:55
Jegede, Tunde Heat Haze Jan Hendrickse, flute, Tunde Jegede, cello, pizzicato cello, Balfon (marimba), Harp-Lute Triciom Records - TriCD 1001 7:59
Montgomery, Jessie Strum Catalyst Quartet Azica - ACD-71302 8:11
Williams, James Kimo American Soldier Gary Sinise, narrator, The Symphony Orchestra of Saint Petersburg Philharmonia, James MacDonald, conductor Little Beck Music - LBM8051 8:18
King, Betty Jackson A Lullaby for You Sebronette Barnes, soprano, Elise Auerbach, piano Senrab Records - SRR 7988 8:35
Onovwerosuoke, Fred Landscapes of Africa The New Horizons Studio Orchestra, Fred Onovwerosuoke, conductor  AGCD - 2071 8:39
Akpabot, Samuel Nigerian Dance No. 3 "Allegretto" National Symphony Orchestra of the South African Broadcasting Corpporation, Richard Cock, conductor Marco Polo - 8.223832 8:53
Singleton, Alvin After Fallen Crumbs (In Memory of Martin Luther King, Jr.) Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Louis Lane, conductor First Edition Music - FECD-0043 8:57
Pecou, Thierry L'arbre aux fleurs Percussions Claviers de Lyon Harmonia mundi - HMC 905269 9:05
Walker, George Hoopla (A Touch of Glee) Sinfonia Varsovia, Ian Hobson, conductor Albany Records - TROY1061 9:24
Walker, Gregory  Bad Rap Gregory Walker, Electronic Violin, The Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra, Eric Bertoluzzi, conductor Newport Classic - NPD 85569  9:32
Eastman, Julius The Holy Presence of Joan D'Arc Cello ensemble, Julius Eastman, conductor New World Records - 80638-2 9:41
Pamela Z Badagada Voice with delays Starkland - ST-213 10:05
Moussa, Samy Cyclus Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Kent Nagano, conductor Col Legno - 40409 10:10
Leon, Tania A La Par Kathleen Murray, piano, Dane Richeson, percussion CRI - CD 8823 10:18
Russell, Oswald Jamaican Dance No. 3 William Chapman Nyaho, piano Musicians Showcase Recordings - MS 1091 10:33
Baker, David Homage a L'Histoire James Campbell Ensemble Cala - CACD 77010 10:36
Blackford, Richard I Have A Dream from "King A Musical Testament" Simon Estes, Chorus and orchestra conducted by composer Decca - 425 212-2 10:55

Monday, December 21, 2015 - 05:30 - 11:00
THE NEGRO SPEAKS OF RIVERS

Composer Work Performers label
air time
Castellano, Jennifer The Castle at Sunrise (Opening) Jennifer Castellano, Piano Castellano 5:30
Bonds, Margaret The Negro Speaks of Rivers Darryl Taylor, tenor, Maria Corley, piano Naxos - 8.559136 5:31
Still, William Grant Symphony No. 3 - The Sunday Symphony The North Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Carlton R. Woods, conductor Cambria - CD-1060 5:38
Price, Florence Cotton Dance Althea Waites, piano Cambria - CD-1097 6:01
Kay, Ulysses Suite from "The Quiet One" Metropolitan Philharmonic Orchestra, Kevin Scott, conductor Albany Records - TROY961 6:05
Coleman, Valerie Umoja Imani Winds, Rolando Morales-Matos, percussion Koch International Classics - KIC-CD-7661 6:26
Work, Julian Driftwood Patterns Northern Arizona University Wind Symphony, Dr. Patricia J. Hoy, conductor Northern Arizona University Wind Symphon - NAUWS001 6:31
Dawson, William L. Steal Away The St. Olaf Choir, Anton Armstrong, conductor St. Olaf RecordsE-2159 6:39
Burns, Reynard Carnival Moravian Philharmonic Winds Navona Records - NV5874 - (N*11) 6:47
Williams, James Kimo Fanfare for Life The Symphony Orchestra of Saint Petersburg Philharmonia, James MacDonald, conductor One Omik Music - LBM8051 7:03
Cordero, Roque Eight Miniatures for Small Orchestra Chicago Sinfonietta, Paul Freeman, conductor Fanfare Records - 3534 7:07
Perkinson, Coleridge-Taylor Scherzo William Chapman Nyaho, piano Musicians Showcase - MS1091 - (M*06) 7:20
Traditional Afro-Hispanic Peru Morenda Sapukai Alpha - 507 7:32
Baker, David Shades of Blue Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra, Julius P. Williams, conductor Albany Records - TROY431 7:34
McLin, Lena Johnson A Summer Day Helen Walker-Hill Leonarda - LE 339 8:05
Hailstork, Adolphus Symphony No. 1 Virginia Symphony Orchestra, JoAnn Falletta, conductor Naxos - 8.559722 8:10
Watkins, Mary D. Five Movements in Color New Black Music Repertory Ensemble, Leslie B. Dunner, conductor Albany Records - TROY1200 8:32
Simpson-Currenton, Evelyn My Soul Hath Found Refuge in Thee Plymouth Music Series of Minnesota, Philip Brunelle, conductor Collins Classics - 14762 9:06
Sowande, Fela Yoruba Lament Lucius Weathersby, organ (1864 "Father" Wills organ at St. Michael & All Angels Church, Great Torrington, Devon, England Albany Records - TROY 440 9:13
El Din, Hazma Escalay (Waterwheel) Kronos Quartet, Hamza El Din, tar Elektra Nonesuch - 9 79275-2 9:24
Guèbrou, Tsegué-Maryam The Mad Man's Daughter Tsegue-Maryam Guegrou, piano Buda Musique - 860122 9:37
Jegede, Tunde String Quartet No. 2 "Reflecting on Beethoven Opus 18, No. 2 Brodsky Quartet Challenge Classics - CC72009 9:42
Alston, Lettie Storm Chaser Flavio Varani, piano, Lettie Alston, electronic keyboards Albany Records - TROY 439 9:55
Perry, Zenobia Powell Sonatine Deon Nielsen Price, piano Cambria - CD-1138 10:07
Eastman, Julius Stay on It Georgia Mitoff, voice, Petr Kotik, piano, Benjamin Hudson, violin, Amrom Chodos, clarinet, Joseph Ford & Doug Gaston, saxophones, Dennis Kahle and Jan Williams, percussion New World Records - 80638-2 - (N*07) 10:14
Walker, George Hoopla (A Touch of Glee) Sinfonia varsovia, Ian Hobson, conductor Albany Records - TROY1061 10:38
Walker, Gregory Bad Rap Gregory Walker, electric violin, The Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra, Eric Bertoluzzi, conductor Newport Classic - NPD 85569 10:45
Roumain, Daniel Bernard (DBR) Hip-Hop Study & Etude in B minor Jade Simmons, piano E1 Entertainment - KIC-CD-7760 10:56

Monday, December 21, 2015 - 05:30 - 11:00
THE NEGRO SPEAKS OF RIVERS

Composer Work Performers label
air time
Castellano, Jennifer The Castle at Sunrise (Opening) Jennifer Castellano, Piano Castellano 5:30
Bonds, Margaret The Negro Speaks of Rivers Darryl Taylor, tenor, Maria Corley, piano Naxos - 8.559136 5:31
Still, William Grant Symphony No. 3 - The Sunday Symphony The North Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Carlton R. Woods, conductor Cambria - CD-1060 5:38
Price, Florence Cotton Dance Althea Waites, piano Cambria - CD-1097 6:01
Kay, Ulysses Suite from "The Quiet One" Metropolitan Philharmonic Orchestra, Kevin Scott, conductor Albany Records - TROY961 6:05
Coleman, Valerie Umoja Imani Winds, Rolando Morales-Matos, percussion Koch International Classics - KIC-CD-7661 6:26
Work, Julian Driftwood Patterns Northern Arizona University Wind Symphony, Dr. Patricia J. Hoy, conductor Northern Arizona University Wind Symphon - NAUWS001 6:31
Dawson, William L. Steal Away The St. Olaf Choir, Anton Armstrong, conductor St. Olaf RecordsE-2159 6:39
Burns, Reynard Carnival Moravian Philharmonic Winds Navona Records - NV5874 - (N*11) 6:47
Williams, James Kimo Fanfare for Life The Symphony Orchestra of Saint Petersburg Philharmonia, James MacDonald, conductor One Omik Music - LBM8051 7:03
Cordero, Roque Eight Miniatures for Small Orchestra Chicago Sinfonietta, Paul Freeman, conductor Fanfare Records - 3534 7:07
Perkinson, Coleridge-Taylor Scherzo William Chapman Nyaho, piano Musicians Showcase - MS1091 - (M*06) 7:20
Traditional Afro-Hispanic Peru Morenda Sapukai Alpha - 507 7:32
Baker, David Shades of Blue Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra, Julius P. Williams, conductor Albany Records - TROY431 7:34
McLin, Lena Johnson A Summer Day Helen Walker-Hill Leonarda - LE 339 8:05
Hailstork, Adolphus Symphony No. 1 Virginia Symphony Orchestra, JoAnn Falletta, conductor Naxos - 8.559722 8:10
Watkins, Mary D. Five Movements in Color New Black Music Repertory Ensemble, Leslie B. Dunner, conductor Albany Records - TROY1200 8:32
Simpson-Currenton, Evelyn My Soul Hath Found Refuge in Thee Plymouth Music Series of Minnesota, Philip Brunelle, conductor Collins Classics - 14762 9:06
Sowande, Fela Yoruba Lament Lucius Weathersby, organ (1864 "Father" Wills organ at St. Michael & All Angels Church, Great Torrington, Devon, England Albany Records - TROY 440 9:13
El Din, Hazma Escalay (Waterwheel) Kronos Quartet, Hamza El Din, tar Elektra Nonesuch - 9 79275-2 9:24
Guèbrou, Tsegué-Maryam The Mad Man's Daughter Tsegue-Maryam Guegrou, piano Buda Musique - 860122 9:37
Jegede, Tunde String Quartet No. 2 "Reflecting on Beethoven Opus 18, No. 2 Brodsky Quartet Challenge Classics - CC72009 9:42
Alston, Lettie Storm Chaser Flavio Varani, piano, Lettie Alston, electronic keyboards Albany Records - TROY 439 9:55
Perry, Zenobia Powell Sonatine Deon Nielsen Price, piano Cambria - CD-1138 10:07
Eastman, Julius Stay on It Georgia Mitoff, voice, Petr Kotik, piano, Benjamin Hudson, violin, Amrom Chodos, clarinet, Joseph Ford & Doug Gaston, saxophones, Dennis Kahle and Jan Williams, percussion New World Records - 80638-2 - (N*07) 10:14
Walker, George Hoopla (A Touch of Glee) Sinfonia varsovia, Ian Hobson, conductor Albany Records - TROY1061 10:38
Walker, Gregory Bad Rap Gregory Walker, electric violin, The Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra, Eric Bertoluzzi, conductor Newport Classic - NPD 85569 10:45
Roumain, Daniel Bernard (DBR) Hip-Hop Study & Etude in B minor Jade Simmons, piano E1 Entertainment - KIC-CD-7760 10:56

Monday, December 29, 2014 - 05:30 - 11:00
THE NEGRO SPEAKS OF RIVERS

Composer Work Performers label
air time
Castellano, Jennifer The Castle at Sunrise (Opening) Jennifer Castellano, Piano Castellano 5:30
Bonds, Margaret The Negro Speaks of Rivers Darryl Taylor, tenor, Maria Corley, piano Naxos - 8.559136 5:31
Price, Florence B Concerto in One Movement Karen Walwyn, piano, New Black Music Repertory Ensemble, Leslie B. Dunner, conductor Albany Records - TROY1295 5:37
Dett, R. Nathaniel O Holy Lord The Nathaniel Dett Chorale, Brainerd Blyden-Taylor, conductor Marquis Classics - 81293 5:55
Kay, Ulysses Overture to Theater Set Chicago Sinfonietta, Paul Freeman, conductor Cedille - CDR 90000 061 6:05
Hailstork, Adolphus Symphony No. 3 Grand Rapids Symphony, David Lockington, conductor Naxos - 8.559295 6:11
White, Dolores Rock-a-My Soul Piano Duo Project Albany Records - TROY1383 6:53
Jegede, Tunde Lamentation London Sinfonietta Triciom Records - TriCD 1001 6:59
Uzoigwe, Joshua Talking Drums William Chapman Nyaho, piano MSR Classics - MS1091- (M*06) 7:03
Still, William Grant Symphony No. 3, "The Sunday Symphony" The North Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Carlton R. Woods, conductor Cambria - CD-1060 7:18
Smith, Irene Britton Sonata for Violin and Piano Gregory Walker, violin, Helen Walker-Hill, piano Leonarda - LE 339 7:40
Walker, George Lyric for Strings Cleveland Chamber Symphony, Edwin London, conductor Albany Records - TROY 270 8:00
Williams, James Kimo American Soldier Gary Sinise, narrator, The Symphony Orchestra of Saiint Petersburg Philharmonia, James McDonald, conductor Little Beck Music - LBM-8051 8:07
Ellington, Duke orchestrated by Maurice Peress New World a-Comin' Sir Roland Hanna, piano, Stephen Hart, clarinet, American Composers Orchestra, Maurice Peress, conductor Musicmasters - 7011-2 8:22
Singleton, Alvin Shadows Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Robert Shaw, conductor First Edition Music - FECD-0043 8:37
Alston, Lettie Beckon Echoes from the Spirit Cederic D. Alston Roderic S. Leon, Electronic Keyboards Albany Records - TROY 439 9:02
Hilliard, Quincy Coty Marcus Eley, clarinet, Lucerne DeSa, piano Sono Luminus - DSL-92156 9:10
Roumain, Daniel Bernard Ghetto Strings Minneapolis Guitar Quartet Innova - 858 - (I*02) 9:18
Smith Moore, Undine Afro-American Suite Malarme Chamber Players Albany Records - TROY 1190 9:44
Baker, David Suite for Cello and Jazz Trio Manuel Fischer-Dieskau, cello, Monika Herzig, jazz piano, Pavel Klimashevsky, bass, Dieter Schumacher, drums MDG - 903 1841-6 9:59
Eastman, Julius The Holy Presence oof Joan D'Arc Cello ensemble, Julis Eastman, conductor New World Records - 80638-2 - (N*07) 10:19
Akpabot, Samuel Pastorale from Scenes from Nigeria Marcus Eley, clarinet, Lucerne DeSa, piano Sono Luminus - DSL-92156 10:41
Bathory-Kitsz, Dennis A) Don't Shoot - B) I Can't Breathe Demo Version Private Cd 10:45

Friday, January 04, 2013 - 05:30 - 11:00
THE NEGRO SPEAKS OF RIVERS

Composer Work Performers label
air time
Castellano, Jennifer The Castle at Sunrise (Opening) Jennifer Castellano, Piano Castellano 5:30
Bonds, Margaret The Negro Speaks of Rivers Daryl Taylor, Tenor, Maria Corley, Piano Naxos - 8.559136 5:31
Johnson, Frances Bingham's Cotillion Tami Lee Hughes, Violin, Ellen Bottorff, Piano Albany Records - TROY1293 5:36
Akpabot, Samuel Three Nigerian Dances National Symphony Orchestra of the South African Broadcasting Corporation, Richard Cock, conductor Marco Polo - 8.223832 5:39
Price, Florence The Deserted Garden Zina Schiff, Violin, Cameron Grant, Piano 4Tay - CD-4005 5:49
Still, William Grant Suite for Violin and Orchestra Louis Kaufman, Violin, The Standard Hour Symphony Orchestra, Henry Svedrofsky, conductor Bay Cities - BCD 1033 5:52
Coleman, Valerie Umoja Imani Winds, Rolando Morales-Matos, Percussion Koch International Classics - CD-7661 6:07
Dett, R. Nathaniel In the Bottoms Natalie Hinderas, Piano CRI - CD 629 - (N*07) 6:12
Swanson, Howard Death Song Kevin Maynor, Bass, Eric Olsen, Piano Fleur de Son Classics - FDS 57942 6:32
Swanson, Howard Short Symphony American Recording Society Orchestra, Dean Dixon, conductor American Recording Society (LP) - ARS 116 6:37
Cordero, Roque Eight Miniatures for Small Orchestra Chicago sinfonietta, Paul Freeman, Conductor Cedille - CDR 90000 061 6:51
King, Betty Jackson Springtime Robert Honeysucker, Baritone, Vivian Taylor, Piano Koch International Classics - 3-7247-2 7:04
Walker, George String Quartet No. 1 Son Sonora String Quartet Albany Records - TROY1082 7:08
Nash, Gary Powell Deformation V for Bassoon & Piano after J.S. Bach's Allegro from Sonata II in A minor for Solo Violin Lecolion Washington, Bassoon, Mark Ensley, Piano Albany Records - TROY1038 7:32
Perkinson, Coleridge-Taylor Movement for String Trio Sanford Allen, Violin, Jesse Levine, Viola, Carter Brey, Cello Cedille - CDR 90000 087 7:38
Perkinson, Coleridge-Taylor Grass:Poem for Piano, Strings and Percus sion Joseph Joubert, Piano, chicago Sinfonietta, Paul Freeman, Conductor Cedille - CDR 90000 087 7:44
Roumain, Daniel Bernard (DBR) Filter Daniel Bernard Roumain, Violin DBR Music Productions 8:02
Williams, James Kimo, Symphony for the Sons of Nam Chicago Sinfonietta, James Freeman, Conductor Fanfare Records Inc. - 3534 8:08
Labi, Gyimah Earthbeats, Op. 22 from "Six Dialects in African Pianism" William Chapman Nyaho, Piano Musicians Showcase Recordings - MS1091 - (M*06) 8:31
Hailstork, Adolphus Sonata da Chiesa Czech National Symphony Orchestra, Paul Freeman, Conductor Albany Records - TROY 499 8:41
Jegede, Tunde Island of Cold Tunde Jegede, Cello, London Sinfonietta Tricon - TriCD 1001 9:02
Baker, David Jazz Suite for Clarinet and Symphony Orchestra:Three Ethnic Dances Alan Balter, Clarinet, Akron symphony, alan Balter, Conductor Telarc - CD-80409 9:13
Sowande, Fela Africa Suite CBC Vancouver Orchestra, Mario Bernardi, Conductor CBC Records - SMCD 5135 9:36
Alston, Lettie Daylight Lettie Alston, Electronic Keyboards, Cedric Alston, Synthesizer Albany Records - TROY 439 10:03
Hughes, Chad E. 1st Suite for Violoncello Anthony Elliott, Cello Anthony Elliott 10:08
Kay, Ulysses Concerto for Orchestra Teatro La Fenice Symphony Orchestra, Jonel Perlea, Conductor Remington (LP) - R-199-173 10:15
Leon, Tania Satine Quattro Mani Bridge Records - 9231 - (B*02) 10:34
El Din, Hamza Escalay (Waterwheel) Kronos Quartet, Hanza El din, Tar Nonesuch - 9 79275-2 10:40
Roumain, Daniel Bernard Sonata For Violiin and Turntables Daniel Bernard Roumain, Violin, DJ Scientific DBR Music Productions 10:54

Saturday, December 31, 2011 - 5:30 - 9:00am
MUSIC FOR KWANZAA

Composer Work Performers label
air time
Castellano, Jennifer The Castle at Sunrise (Opening) Jennifer Castellano, Piano Castellano 5:30
Bonds, Margaret Troubled Water Helen Walker-Hill, Piano Leonarda - LE 339 5:31
Khumalo, Mzilikazi Five African folk songs National Symphony Orchestra of the south African Broadcasting Corporation, Richard Cock, conductorq Marco Polo - 8.223832 5:37
Anon 18th Century Peru The Congo La Chimera Naive - E8931 5:59
Williams, Julius P. Myths of History Louise Toppin, Soprano, Dvorak symphony Orchestra, Julius P. Williams, conductor Albany Records - TROY1314 6:03
Price, Florence Three Negro Dances Northern Arizona University Wind Symphony, Dr. Patricia J. Hoy, conductor Northern Arizona University Wind Symphony - NAUWS 003 6:13
Shirley J Thompson New Nation Rising (A 21st Century Symphony) Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Westminster Voices, Newham Academy Choir, Westminster Voices, Mark De-Liser, Maria Awa, Nicholas Sherwood, Vocalists, Shirley J. Thompson, Conductor Royal Philharmonic Orchestra - RPO SP 001 6:20
Dett, R. Nathaniel Cinnamon Grove - Suite for Piano Phoenix Park-Kim, Piano MSR Classics - MS 1372 - (M*06) 7:03
Perkinson, Coleridge-Taylor Sinfonietta No. 1 for Strings Chicago Sinfonietta, Paul Freeman, conductor Cedille -CDR 90000 087 7:19
Jegede, Tunde Lamentation Members of the London Sinfonietta Triciom Records -TriCD 1001 7:38
Roumain, Daniel Bernard (DBR) Lecolion Loops Lecolion Washington, Bassoon, Carina Nyberg Washington, Clarinet, Mark Ensley, Piano Albany Records - TROY 1038 7:42
Perry, Julia By the Sea Sebronette Barnes, Soprano, Elise Auerbach, Piano Senrab Records - SRR7988 8:03
Still, William Grant Symphony No. 3 "The Sunday Symphony" Fort Smith Symphony, John Jeter, Conductor Naxos - 8.559676 8:07
Coleman, Valerie Suite: Portraits of Josephine Imani Winds Koch International Classics - KIC-CD-7696 8:27
Still, William Grant Song for the Lonely Lecoliion Washinton, Bassoon, Mark Ensley, Piano Albany Records - TROY 1038 8:56

Sunday, December 19, 2010 - 10:00am - 1:00pm
MUSIC FOR KWANZAA

Composer Work Performers label
air time
Monk, Thelonious Ruby My Dear Alan Feinberg, Piano Argo - 436 925-2 10:00
Gaye, Marvin What's Going On   Motown - 3746360582 10:05
Still, William Grant Blues from Lenox Avenue Suite Louis Kaufman, Violin, Annette Kaufman, Piano Bay cities - BCD 1019 10:10
Still, William Grant Bells Denver Oldham, Piano Koch International Classics - 3-7084 10:15
Suso, Foday Musa Desert Wedding Dance Foday Musa Suso, Kora Orange Mountain Music - 0053 10:24
Fitzgerald, Ella A-Tisket A-Tasket   Sony Music Special Products- A 25241 10:33
Coleridge-Taylor, Samuel Sometimes I Feel Like a Motherless Child from Five Negro Melodies, Op. 59, No. 1 The Coleridge Ensemble Afka - SK-543 10:37
Williams, James Kimo American Soldier Gary Sinise, Narrator, The Symphony Orchestra of the Saint Petersburg Philharmoniam James MacDonald, Conductor Little Beck Music 10:42
Turpin, Tom Harlem Rag Roger Shields, Piano VoxBox - CD3X 3027 11:00
Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes If You don't Know Me By Now   Sony Music Special Products - A 25241 11:04

Roumain, Daniel Bernard (DBR)

Filter Daniel Bernard Roumain, Violin DBR Music - no number 11:07
Roumain, Daniel Bernard (DBR) Hip-Hop Study & Etude in B-Minor Jade Simmons, Piano E1 Music - KIC-CD-7760 11:11
Handy, W.C. St. Louis Blues Louis Armstrong, Trumpet, Lewisohn Stadium Symphony Orchestra, Leonard Bernstein, Conductor Sony Classical - SMK 60556 11:11
Walker, George Lyric for Strings Son Sonora String Quartet Naxos - 8.559659 11:18
Walker, Gregory T.S Bad Rap Gregory T.S. Walker, Electroni Violin, The Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra, Eric Bertoluzzi, Conductor NPD 85569 11:26
Ellington, Duke, arr. Marsalis, Wynton A Tone Parallel in Harlem New York Philharmonic, Kurt Masur, conductor, Liincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, Wynton Marsalis, Conductor New York Philharmonic - Vol.2/Disc 1 (American Collection) 11:36
Marsalis, Wynton Happy March from "A Fiddler's Tale Suite" Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center Sony Classical - SK 60979 11:56
Checker, Chubby The Twist   Colectables Records - COL-CD-2518 11:58
Hailstork, Adolphus Celebration! Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Paul Freeman, conductor Sony Music Custom Marketing Group - DSO-1111 12:01
The O'Jays I Love Music   Colectables Records - COL-CD-2518 12:05
Bonds, Margaret The Negro speaks of Rivers Daryl Taylor, Tenor, Maria Corley, Piano Naxos - 8.559136 12:12
Guebrou, Tsegue-Maryam A Mad Man's Laughter Guebrou, Tsegue-Maryam Buda Musique - 860122 12:18
The Stylistics Stop, Look, Listen (To Your Heart)   Karussell International - 551 114-2 12:23
Hendrix, Jimi, Haimovitz, Matt, arr. Machine Gun Uccello, all-cello band Oxiingale - OX2011 12:28
Vaughan, Sarah Say You'll Wait for Me   Sony Music Special Products - A 25241 12:42
Kay, Ulysses Galop from Six Dances for For Strings Westphalian Symphony Orchestra, Paul Freeman, conductor Vox Box - CDX 5157 12:46
Johnson, James P. Drums - A Symphonic Poem The Concordia Orchestra, Marin Alsop, conductor MusicMasters - 67140-2 12:51

Tuesday, February 16, 2010 - 5:30 - 8:30am
THE NEGRO SPEAKS OF RIVERS

Composer Work Performers label
air time
Bonds, Margaret The Negro Speaks of Rivers Darryl Taylor, Tenor, Maria Corley, Piano Naxos - 8.559136 5:30
Still, William Grant Lyric Quartet Oregon String Quartet Koch International Classics - 3-7546-2 5:37
Dickerson, Roger Essay for Band The Keystone Wind Ensemble, Myron Moss, Conductor Citadel Records - CTD 88143 5:52
Smith Moore, Undine Tambourines to Glory Chorus of the Plymouth Music Series of Minnesota, Philip Brunelle, Conductor Collins - 14762 6:03
Sowande, Fela African Suite CBC Vancouver Orchestra, Mario Bernardi, conductor CBC Records - SMCD 5135 6:06
de Oliveiro, Manoel Dias Miserere XVIII-21 Musiques des Lumieres, Jean-Christophe Frisch, Conductor K617 - K617113 6:33
Kay, Ulysses Brief Elegy for Oboe and Strings Oscar Petty, Oboe, Billings Symphony Orchestra - Billings Montana, Uri Barnea, Conductor Innova - 501 6:40
Uzoigwe, Joshua Talking Drums William Chapman Nyaho, Piano Musicians Showcase - MS1091 - (M*06) 6:45
Anon. Africa Rezo a la Madre Tierra Sapukai Alpha Productions - 507 7:01
Singleton, Alvin Shadows Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Robert Shaw, Conductor First Edition Music - FECD-0043 7:06
Guebrou, Tsegue-Maryam Mother's Love Tsegue-Maryam Guebrou, Piano Buda Musique - 860122 7:30
Suso, Foday Musa Lovers Dance Fody Musa Suso, Kora Orange Mountain Music - 0053 7:36
Jegede, Tunde Island Of Cold Tunde Jegede, Cello, Members of the London Sinfonietta Triciom Records - TriCD 1001 7:43
Walker, George Hoopla (A touch of Glee) Sinfonia Varsovia, Ian Hobson, Conductor Albany Records - TROY 1061 7:53
Eastman, Julius The Holy Presence of Joan D'Arc Cello Ensemble, Julius Eastmans, conductor New World Records - 80638-2 8:01
Russell, Oswald Jamaican Dance William Chapman Nyaho, Piano Musicians Showcase - MS1091 8:23
Swanson, Howard The Negro Speaks of Rivers Odekhiren Amaize, Bass-Baritone, David Korevaar, Piano Musicians Showcase - MS1011 8:26

Monday, December 29, 2008 - 8:30 to 11:00
MUSIC FOR KWANZAA

Perry, Julia -I'm a Poor Lil'Orphan (spiritual) - Ruth Hamilton, Contralto, Vivian Taylor, Piano - Koch International Classics - 3-7247-2 -( 8:31)
Hailstork, Adolphus -Sonata da Chiesa - Strings of the Czech Bational Symphony Orchestra, Paul Freeman, Conductor - Albany Records - TROY 499 -(8:37)
Hailstork, Adolphus -Nocturne - Chorus of the Plymouth Music Series of Minnesota, Philip Brunelle, Conductor - Collins Classics - 14762 -(8:55)
Still, William Grant -Summerland - Videmus - New World Records - 80399-2 -(9:04)
Coleman, Valerie -Concerto for Wind Quintet - Imani Winds - Koch International Classics - KIC-CD-7599 -(9:10)
Holt, Nora Douglas -Negro Dance, Op. 25, No. 1 - Helen Walker-Hill, Piano - Leonarda - LE 339 -(9:27)
Williams, Julius-Toccatina for String Orchestra - Dvorak Symphony Orchestra, Julius Williams, conductor - Albany Records - TROY1072 -(9:30)
Walker, George -Address for Orchestra - Siinfonia Varsovia, Ian Hobson, Conductor - Albany Records - TROY1061 -(9:39 )
Perkinson, Coleridge-Taylor -Sinfonietta No. 1 for Strings - Chicago Sinfonietta, Paul Freeman, Conductor - Cedille Records - CDR 90000 066 -(10:02)
Singleton, Alvin -After Fallen Crumbs - Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Louis Lane, Conductor - First Edition - FECD-0043 -(10:19)
Smith, Hale -Dialogues & Commentaries - Boston Musica Viva, Richard Pittman, Conductor - CRI - CD 860 -(10:26)
Banfield, William -Essay for Orchestra - Chicago Sinfonietta, Paul Freeman, Conductor - Cedille - CDR 90000 066 -(10:39)
Jennings, Joseph -An Old Black Woman, Homeless and Indistinct - Chorus and Orchestra of the Plymouth Music Series of Minnesota, Philip Brunelle, Conductor - Collins Classics - 14762 -(10:50)


Wednesday, December 26, 2007 - between 5:30 to 11:00
MUSIC FOR KWANZAA

William Grant Still - Suite for Violin and Piano - Lynn Chang, Violin, Vivian Taylor, Piano - New World Records - 80399
Coleridge Taylor-Perkinson - Generations: Sinfonietta No. 2 for Strings - Chicago Sinfonietta, Paul Freeman, Conductor - Cedille - CDR 90000 087
Tunde Jegede - Heat Haze - Tunde Jegede, Cello, Marimba and Kora, Jan Hedrickse, Flute, Members of London Sinfonietta - Triciom - TriCD 1001
James Kimo Williams - Symphony for the Sons of Nam - The Symphony Orchestra of St. Petersburg, Russia, James MacDonald, Conductor - Little Beck Music - LBM8051 -
Daniel Bernard Roumain - Quartet No. 5 "Rosa Parks" - Lark Quartet - Endeavour Classics - END 1018
Tsegue-Maryam Guegrou - The Homeless Wanderer - Tsegue-Maryam Guebrou, Piano - Buda Musique - 860122
Adolphus Hailstork - Symphony no. 2 - Grand Rapids Symphony, David Lockington, Conductor - Naxos - 8.559295
Lettie Alston - The Journey: The Longest Mile - Lettie Alston, Piano - Albany Records - TROY 439 2
Paquito D'Rivera - Aires Tropicales - Imani Winds, Rene Marie, Voice, Rolando Morales Matos, Percussion - Koch International Classics - KIC-CD- 7599
Michael Abels - Global Warming - Chicago sinfonietta, Paul Freeman, Conductor - Cedille - CDR 90000 066


Wednesday, December 27, 2006 - 5:40 to 11:00 AM
THE NEGRO SPEAKS OF RIVERS

5:40am - 7:00am
Le Chevalier de Saint-Georges - Symphony in D Major, Opus 11, No. 2 - Chamber Orchestra of Versailles, Bernard Wahl, conductor - Arion - ARN 55434
H. Leslie Adams - Etude No. 1 in G minor - Maria Corley, Piano - Albany Records - TROY 639 -
H Leslie Adams- Etude No. 8 in G-flat Major - Maria Corley, Piano - Albany Records - TROY 639 -
George Walker - Folk songs for Orchestra (1990) - Cleveland Chamber Symphony, Edwin London, conductor - Albany Records - TROY 270
Samuel Akpabot - Nigerian Dance No. 1 from "Three Nigerian Dances" - National Symphony Orchestra of the South African Broadcasting Corporation, Richard Cock, Conductor - Marco Polo - 8.223832
Manoel Dias de Oliveira- Magnificat - XVIII-21 Musique des Lumieres, Jean-Christophe Frisch, Conductor - K617 - K617113
Florence Price - Sympathy - Louise Toppin, Soprano, John O'Brien, Piano - Albany Records - TROY 385 -
Florence Price- The Glory of the Day Was in Her Face - Jay A. Pierson, Baritone, Baritone, John O'Brien, Piano - Albany Records - TROY 385
Gary Nash - Fraternal Prelude (1997) - The Keystone Wind Ensemble, Jack Stamp, Conductor - Citadel - CTD 88143
Michael Abels - Global Warming (1990) - Chicago Sinfonietta, Paul Freeman, Conductor - Cedille Records - CDR 90000 066
7:00am - 8:00am
Julia Perry - How Beautiful are the Feet - Sebronette Barnes, Soprano, Elise Auerbach, Piano - Senrab Records - SRR7988
Chad E. Hughes- 1st Suite for Solo Violoncello - Anthony Elliott, Cello - Anthony Elliott
James P. Johnson - Drums - A Symphonic Poem - The Concordia Orchestra, Marin Alsop, Conductor - Musicmasters - 67140-2
Tunde Jegede - Departure - Tunde Jegede, Cello and Harp-Lute (Kora) - Triciom - TriCD 1001
Traditional Africa- Rezo a la Madre Tierra (Prayer to the Mother Earth) - Diana Baroni, Sapukái - Alpha Productions - 507
Fela Sowande - Nostalgia and Lullaby from "African Suite" - Strings of the CBC Vancouver Orchestra, Mario Bernardi, Conductor - CBC Records - SMCD 5135
Hale Smith - "March Moon" from "Beyond the Rim of the Day" - Darryl Taylor, Tenor, Maria Corley, Piano - Naxos - 8.559136
Lettie Alston - Echoes of the Spirit (2000) - Cederic D. Alston and Roderic S. Leon, Electronic Keyboards - Albany Records - TROY 439 2
8:00am - 9:00am
Jeff Scott - Titilayo - Imani Winds - Koch International Classics - KIC-CD-7661
Gyimah Labi - "Earthbeats" from "Six Dialects in African Pianism" - William Chapman Nyaho, Piano - MSR Recordings - MS1091
Adolphus Hailstork - Two Romances for Viola and Chamber Ensemble - The Virginia Chamber Players with Beverly Baker, viola - Albany Records - TROY 612
R. Nathaniel Dett - Ave Maria - VocalEssence Ensemble Singers, Philip Brunelle, Conductor - Clarion - CLR907CD
Ulysses Kay - Round Dance and Polka from "Six Dances for String Orchestra" - Westphalian Symphony Orchestra, Recklinghausen, Paul Freeman, conductor - VoxBox - CDX 5157
Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson - Grass: Poem for Piano, Strings & Percussion - Joseph Joubert, Piano, Chicago Sinfonietta, Paul Freeman, Conductor - Cedille Records - CDR 90000 087
9:00am - 10:00am
Undine Smith Moore - We shall Walk Through the Valley - Ensemble Singers of the Plymouth Music Series os Minnesota, Philip Brunelle, conductor - Collins Classics - 11762
José Mauricio Nunes Garcia - "Laudate Dominum" - Ensemble Turicum, Luiz Alves da Silva, Conductor - K617 - K617131
William Grant Still - Symphony No. 3, "The Sunday Symphony" - The North Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Carlton R. Woods, conductor - Cambria - CD-1060
David N. Baker - Sonata for Clarinet and Piano (1986) - Marcus Eley, Clarinet, Lucerne DeSa, Piano - Arabesque Recordings - Z6703
10:00am - 11:00am
Tania León - "A La Par" (1986) - Kathleen Murray, Piano, Dane Richeson, Pervussion - CRI - 823
Dolores White - Crystal Gazing (1994) - Cleveland Chamber Symphony, Edwin London, conductor - Albany Records - 303 -
Howard Swanson - The Negro Speaks of Rivers - Odekhiren Amaize, Bass-Baritone, David Korevaar, Piano - MSR Recordings - MS1011
Julius Eastman - The Holy Presence of Joan D'Arc for Cello Ensemble (1981) - Cello Ensemble, Julius Eastman, conductor - New World Records - 80638
Margaret Bonds - The Negro Speaks of Rivers - Darryl Taylor, Tenor, Maria Corley, Piano - Naxos - 8.559136


Monday, December 26, 2005 - 5:40 to 8:30 AM
MUSIC FOR KWANZAA

5:40am - 7:00am

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor - Fantasiestucke for String Quartet - The Coleridge Ensemble - Afka Records - SK-543
Estelle D. Ricketts - Rippling Spring Waltz - Katherine Boyes, Piano - Katherine Boyes - 5639
Florence B. Price - Sebronette Barnes , Soprano, Elise Auerbach, Piano - Senrab Records SRR7988
Florence B. Price - Out of the South Blew a Wind - Sebronette Barnes, Soprano, Elise Auerbach, Piano - Senrab Records - SRR
William Grant Still -
18th Cent. African Lament - "Senzala" - Miguel Kertsman, Musical Director - Sony Classical - SK 62882
Dumisani Maraire - Mother Nozipo - Kronos Quartet - Elektra Nonesuch - 79275-2
Joshua Uzoigwe - Talking Drums - William Chapman Nyaho , Piano - MSR Classics - MS1091
7:00am -8:00am
John Coltrane - Bessie's Blues - Pete Rose, Tenor Recorder - American Festival of Microtonal Music, Inc - P-200204 -
Tunde Jegede - Island of Cold - Tunde Jegede, Cello, London Sinfonietta - Tricom Records - TriCD 1001
Inacio Parreiras Neves - "Salve Regina" - XVIII-21 Musique des Lumieres, Jean-Christophe Frisch, Conductor - K617 - K617113
Adolphus Hailstork - Sonata da Chiesa - Strings of Czech National Symphony Orchestra, Paul Freeman, Conductor - Albany Records - TROY 499
James Kimo Williams - American Soldier (1999) - Gary Sinise, Narrator, The Symphony Orchestra of Saint Petersburg Philharmonia, James MacDonald, Conductor - One Omik Music - LBM8051 -

8:00am -8:30am
Errollyn Wallen - Horseplay - The Continuum Ensemble , Philip Headlam, Conductor - Avie - AV 0006 -
Tunde Jegede- Lamentation - Members of the London Sinfonietta - Triciom Records - TriCD 100


Wednesday, December 29, 2004 - 6:00 to 8:30 AM
MUSIC FOR KWANZAA

6:00am - 7:00am
Adolphus Hailstork - Celebration! - Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Paul Freeman, Conductor - Sony Music Custom Marketing Group - dso-1111
Florence Price - The Oak - The Women's Philharmonic, Apo Hsu, Conductor - Koch International Classics - 3-7518-2
pWilliam Grant Still - "Summerland", from "Three Visions" - Greg Mccallum, piano - MSR Classics - MS 1092
William Grant Still - Symphony No. 3, "The Sunday Symphony" - The North Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Carlton R. Woods, Conductor - Cambria - CD-1060
Lena Johnson McLin - A Summer Day - Helen Walker-Hill, Piano - Leonarda - LE 339
Ulysses Kay - Solemn Prelude - The Keystone Wind Ensemble, Myron Moss, Conductor - Citadel - CTD 88143
7:00am - 8:00am
Julia Perry - "I'm a Poor Lil' Orphan" (Spiritual) - Ruth Hamilton, Alto, Vivian Taylor, Piano - Koch International Classics - 3-7247
pMichael Abels - Global Warming - Chicago Sinfonietta, Paul Freeman, Conductor - Cedille Records - CDR 90000 066
Lettie Beckon Alston - Storm Chaser - Flavio Varani, Piano, Lettie B. Alston, Electronic Sounds - Albany Records - TROY 439
Adolphus Hailstork - The Song of Deborah - The Harvard University Choir, Murray Forbes Somerville, conductor - Pro Organo - CD 7085
Adolphus Hailstork - "Sanctum" - Beverly Baker, Viola, Charles Woodward, Piano - Albany Records - TROY 612
James P. Johnson - Harlem Symphony - The Concordia Orchestra, Marin Alsop, Conductor - MusicMasters - 67140-2
8:00am 8:30am
R. Nathaniel Dett - Weeping Mary - The Nathaniel Dett Chorale, Brainerd Blyden-Taylor, Conductor - Marquis Classics - 12932 1
George Walker - Concerto for Trombone and Orchestra - Christian Lindberg, Trombone, Malmo Symphony Orchestra, James DePriest, conductor - BIS - CD-628


February 11, 2004- 9:00-11:00am
THE NEGRO SPEAKS OF RIVERS

09:00am-11:00am
Howard Swanson - The Negro Speaks of Rivers - Odekhiren Amaize, Bass-Baritone,David Korevaar, Piano - Musicians Showcase - MS 1011
William Grant Still - Folk Suite No. 2 - Sierra Winds - Cambria - CD-1083
William Grant Still - Dismal Swamp = Richard Fields, Piano, Cincinnati Philharmonic Orchestra, Jindong Cai, Conductor - Centaur - CRC 2331
Inacio Parreiras Neves - "Salve Regina" - XVIII-21 Musique des Lumiered, Jean-Christophe Frisch, Conductor - K 617 - K617113
Arr. Mzilikazi Khumalo - "Bawo Thixo Somandla" from "Five African Songs" - National Symphony Orchestra of the South African Broadcasting Corporation, Richard Cock, Conductor - Marco Polo - 8.223832
Amadu Bansang Jobarteh - "Lambang" - Tunde Jegede, Harp-Lute (Kora) - Triciom Records - TriCD 1002
R. Nathaniel Dett - "Ave Maria" - The Nathaniel Dett Chorale - Marquis Classics - 81293
Florence Price - Suite No. 1 for Organ - Kimberly Marshall, Organ - Gamut Classics - GAM CD 539

10:00am-11:00am
Roberto Sierra - A Joyous Overture - Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, Zdenek Macal, Conductor - Koss Classics - KC-1021
Adolphus Hailstork - String Quartet No. 1 - The Virginia Chamber Players - Albany Records - TROY612
Traditional Afro-Hispanic Peru - "Morenada" - Sapukai - Alpha - 507
Negro Spiritual - He had to Run - Krokus - Tutl - FKT 15
Roque Cordero - Eight Miniatures for Small Orchestra - Chicago sinfonietta, Paul Freeman, Conductor - Cedille - CDR 90000 061
Jose Mauricio Nunes Garcia - "Dies Sanctificatus" - Ensemble Turicum - K617 - K617131
Tania Leon - "Bata" - Foundation Philharmonic Orchestra, David Snell, Conductor - Atma - ACD 2 2199
Margaret Bonds - The Negro Speaks of Rivers - Darryl Taylor, Tenor, Maria Corley, Piano - Naxos - 8.559136


January 03, 2004 - 6:00 to 9:00am
MUSIC FOR KWANZAA

6:00am - 7:00am
Samuel Coleridge-Taylor - "Sometimes I feel like a motherless child" from Five Negro Melodies - The Coleridge Ensemble - Akfa - SK-543
Le Chevalier de Saint-Georges - String Quartet, Opus 1, No. 1 - Jean-Noel Molard String Quartet - Arion - ARN 55425
William Dawson - Negro Folk Symphony - Detroit Symphony Orchestrs, Neeme Jarvi, Conductor - Chandos Records - CHAN 9226
Irene Britton Smith - Sonata for Violin and Piano -Gregory Walker, Violin, Helen Walker-Hill, Piano - Leonarda - LE 339
7:00am - 8:00am
Samuel Akpabot - Nigerian Dance #3 - National Symphony Orchestra of the South African Broadcasting Corporation, Richard Cock, Conductor - Marco Polo - 8.223832
Féla Sowandé - African Suite - CBC Vancouver Orchestra, Mario Bernardi, Conductor - SMCD 5135
Traditional Afro-Hispanic-Peru - "Tonada the Congo" - Sapukai - Alpha - 507
William Grant Still - Suite for Violin and Piano - Lynn Chang, Violin, Vivian Taylor, Piano - New World Records - 80399-2
Michael Abels - Global Warming - Chicago Sinfonietts, Paul Freeman, Conductor - Cedille Records - CDR 90000 066
8:00am - 9:00am
Valerie Capers - "Cool-Trane" and "Billie's Song" from "Portraits in Jazz" - Helen Walker Hill, Piano - Leonarda - LE 339
Lettie Beckon Alston - Keyboard Maniac (Rhapsody No. 4) - Flavio Verani, Piano - Albany Records - TROY439 2
Ulysses Kay - Brief Elegy for Oboe and Strings - Oscar Petty, Oboe, Billings Symphony Orchestra Billings, Montana, Uri Barnea, Conductor - Innova - 501
Adolphus Hailstork - "Sonata da Chiesa" - Czech National Symphony Orchestra, Paul Freeman, Conductor - Albany Records - TROY499
Tunde Jegede - Lamentation - Tunde Jegede, Cello, Members of London Sinfonietta - Triciom Records - TriCD 1001
George Walker - Folk Songs for Orchestra - Cleveland Chamber Symphony, Edwin London, conductor - Albany Records - TROY 270
Duke Ellington - Solitude - Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Neeme Jarvi, conductor - Chandos Records - CHAN 9227


January 15, 2003 - 6:00-8:30 am
THE NEGRO SPEAKS OF RIVERS

6:00am - 7:00am
Francis Johnson - Thr Philadelphia Gray's Quickstep - Matthew H. Philips & Symph. Orch. of America - Albany Records - Troy 103
David Baker - Aspects of Andy - James Cambell & Ensemble - Cala - CACD 77010
Manoel Dias de Oliveira - "Miserere" - Musique des Lumieres, Jean-Christophe Firsch, dir. - K617 - K617130
Howard Swanson - The Negro Speaks of Rivers - Odekhiren Amaize, bass & David Korevaar, piano - Musicians Showcase - MS 1011
Errollyn Wallen - "Dervish" -Ensemble X - Avie - AV 0006
Lettie Beckon Alston - Keyboard Maniac (Rhapsody No. 4) - composer at piano - Albany Records - TROY 439
Ulysses S. Kay - Brief Elegy for Oboe and Strings - Oscar Petty, oboe & Billings Symphony Orch. Uri Barnea cond. - Innova - 501
Tunde Jegede - Still Moment - composer at cora (Harp Lute)- Tricom Records - TriCD 1002
7:00am - 8:00am
Negro Spiritual - Freedom - The Golden Gate Quartet - Bridge Records - 9114
James "Kimo" Williams - Symphony for the Sons of Nam - Chicago Sinfonietta, Paul Freeman, cond.- Intersound - 3534
Teodora Gines - "Son de La Ma Teodora" - The Ars Femina Ensemble - Nannerl Records - No #
Fela Sowande - "Nostalgia" from African Suite - CBC Vancouver Orch. Mario Bernardi, cond. - CBC Records - SMCD 5135
Samuel Coleridge-Taylor - "The Stones are Very Hard" from "24 Negro Melodies" - Frances Walker, piano - Orion - 7806-2
Inacio Parreiras Neves - "Salve Regina" - Musique des Lumieres, Jean-Christophe Firsch, dir. - K617 - K617130
Obo Addy - "Our Beginning" The Kronos Quartet - Elektra Nonesuch - 79275-2
William Grant Still - Miniatures for Flute, Oboe and Piano - Peter Christ, oboe, Shanley Gratel, flute, Sharon Davis, piano, - Crystal Records - CD321
8:00am - 8:30am
Adolphus Hailstork - "Sonata da Chiesa" - Czech National Symph. Orch. Paul Freeman, cond.- Albany Records - Troy 499
R. Nathaniel Dett - "Juba" from "In the Bottoms" - Natalie Hinderas, piano - CRI - CD 629