Classical Discoveries

with Marvin Rosen

"The Negro Speaks of Rivers"

Composer Piece Ensemble/
Conductor Soloist/
Castellano, Jennifer The Castle at Sunrise (opening section) Jennifer Castellano, piano 5:30
Bonds, Margaret The Negro Speaks of Rivers Darryl Taylor, tenor, Maria Corley, piano Naxos 5:31
Price, Florence B. Concerto in One Movement Karen Walwyn, piano, New Black Music Repertory Ensemble, Leslie B. Dunner, conductor Albany Records - 5:37
Dett, R. Nathaniel O Holy Lord The Nathaniel Dett Chorale, Brainerd Blyden-Taylor, conductor Marquis Classics - 5:55
Kay, Ulysses Overture to Theater Set Chicago Sinfonietta, Paul Freeman, conductor Cedille - 6:05
Hailstork, Adolphus Symphony No. 3 Grand Rapids Symphony, David Lockington, conductor Naxos - 6:11
White, Dolores Rock-a-My Soul Piano Duo Project Albany Records - 6:53
Jegede, Tunde Lamentation London Sinfonietta Triciom Records 6:59
Uzoigwe, Joshua Talking Drums William Chapman Nyaho, piano MSR Classics - 7:03
Still, William Grant Symphony No. 3, "The Sunday Symphony" The North Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Carlton R. Woods, conductor Cambria - 7:18
Smith, Irene Britten Sonata for Violin and Piano Gregory Walker, violin, Helen Walker-Hill, piano Leonarda - 7:40
Walker, George Lyric for Strings Cleveland Chamber Symphony, Edwin London, conductor Albany Records - 8:00
Williams, James Kimo American Soldier Gary Sinise, narrator, The Symphony Orchestra of Saiint Petersburg Philharmonia, James McDonald, conductor Little Beck Music - 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 - 8:22
Singleton, Alvin Shadows Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, Robert Shaw, conductor First Edition Music - 8:37
Alston, Lettie Beckon Echoes from the Spirit Cederic D. Alston Roderic S. Leon, Electronic Keyboards Albany Records - 9:02
Hilliard, Quincy Coty Marcus Eley, clarinet, Lucerne DeSa, piano Sono Luminus - 9:10
Roumain, Daniel Bernard Ghetto Strings Minneapolis Guitar Quartet Innova - 9:18
Moore, Undine Smith Afro-American Suite Malarme Chamber Players Albany Records - 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 - 9:59
Eastman, Julius The Holy Presence oof Joan D'Arc Cello ensemble, Julis Eastman, conductor New World Records - 10:19
Akpabot, Samuel Pastorale from Scenes from Nigeria Marcus Eley, clarinet, Lucerne DeSa, piano Sono Luminus - 10:41
Bathory-Kitsz, Dennis A) Don't Shoot - B) I Can't Breathe Demo Version Private Cd 10:45