Classical Discoveries

with Marvin Rosen

The Negro Speaks of Rivers

Composer Piece Ensemble/
Conductor Soloist/
Castellano, Jennifer The Castle at Sunrise Jennifer Castellano, piano 5:30
Bonds, Margaret The Negro Speaks of Rivers Darryl Taylor, tenor, Maria Corley, piano Naxos - 5:31
Still, William Grant Symphony No. 3 - The Sunday Symphony The North Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Carlton R. Woods, conductor Cambria - 5:38
Price, Florence Cotton Dance Althea Waites, piano Cambria - 6:01
Kay, Ulysses Suite from "The Quiet One" Metropolitan Philharmonic Orchestra, Kevin Scott, conductor Albany Records - 6:05
Coleman, Valerie Umoja Imani Winds, Rolando Morales-Matos, percussion Koch International Classics - 6:26
Work, Julian Driftwood Patterns Northern Arizona University Wind Symphony, Dr. Patricia J. Hoy, conductor Northern Arizona University Wind Symphony 6:31
Dawson, William L. Steal Away The St. Olaf Choir, Anton Armstrong, conductor St. Olaf Records 6:39
Burns, Reynard Carnival Moravian Philharmonic Winds Navona Records - 6:47
Williams, James Kimo Fanfare for Life The Symphony Orchestra of Saint Petersburg Philharmonia, James MacDonald, conductor One Omik Music - 7:03
Cordero, Roque Eight Miniatures for Small Orchestra Chicago Sinfonietta, Paul Freeman, conductor Fanfare Records - 7:07
Perkinson, Coleridge-Taylor Scherzo William Chapman Nyaho, piano Musicians Showcase - 7:20
Traditional Afro-Hispanic Peru Morenda Sapukai Alpha - 7:32
Baker, David Shades of Blue Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra, Julius P. Williams, conductor Albany Records - 7:34
McLin, Lena Johnson A Summer Day Helen Walker-Hill Leonarda - 8:05
Hailstork, Adolphus Symphony No. 1 Virginia Symphony Orchestra, JoAnn Falletta, conductor Naxos - 8:10
Watkins, Mary D. Five Movements in Color New Black Music Repertory Ensemble, Leslie B. Dunner, conductor Albany Records - 8:32
Simpson-Currenton, Evelyn My Soul Hath Found Refuge in Thee Plymouth Music Series of Minnesota, Philip Brunelle, conductor Collins Classics - 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 - 9:13
El Din, Hamza Escalay (Waterwheel) Kronos Quartet, Hamza El Din, tar Elektra Nonesuch - 9:24
Guebrou, Tsegue-Maryam The Mad Man's Daughter Tsegue-Maryam Guegrou, piano Buda Musique - 9:37
Jegede, Tunde String Quartet No. 2 "Reflecting on Beethoven Opus 18, No. 2 Brodsky Quartet Challenge Classics - 9:42
Alston, Lettie Storm Chaser Flavio Varani, piano, Lettie Alston, electronic keyboards Albany Records - 9:55
Perry, Zenobia Powell Sonatine Deon Nielsen Price, piano Cambria - 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 - 10:14
Walker, George Hoopla (A Touch of Glee) Sinfonia varsovia, Ian Hobson, conductor Albany Records - 10:38
Walker, Gregory Bad Rap Gregory Walker, electric violin, The Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra, Eric Bertoluzzi, conductor Newport Classic - 10:45
Roumain, Daniel Bernard (DBR) Hip-Hop Study & Etude in B minor Jade Simmons, piano E1 Entertainment - 10:56