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African Diaspora Music Project Collects 1,200 Symphonies By Black Composers

Louise Toppin is on a mission to recalibrate who, what, and how we program our concert seasons to enable a more equitable representation of music from composers of African descent. She is seeking a sustained and systemic cultural shift. – Classical Voice North America
Tags: Art, Music, Black Composers, Louise Toppin


New Possibilities As Classical Music Explores Music By Black Composers

Somewhere, in an attic or a music library or maybe hiding in plain sight, are pieces by non-white-male composers that, with the right kind of attention, will open our ears to genius. – Philadelphia Inquirer
Tags: Art, Music, Black Composers, 02.21.21


Cedille Records: Free Download of the Week: from Blues Dialogues

Blues Dialogues: Music by Black Composers Rachel Barton Pine, Violin Matthew Hagle, Piano Cedille Records Cedille Records FREE DOWNLOAD OF THE WEE K: Ellington arr. Wendell Logan: In a Sentimental Mood Blues Dialogues: Music By Black Composers 25% OFF this week only! "Pine is a powerful [violinist] that is able to transcend the many moods, colors and styles required to transmit the pass...
Tags: Religion, William J Zick, Black Composers, Wendell Logan, Staccatofy


St. Louis Symphony’s Second Chorus Devoted To Music By Black Composers

“With IN UNISON Chorus, orchestra leaders made an effort [beginning] in 1994 to … welcome more African-Americans into the predominantly white world of European classical music. … Its members largely come from about three dozen black churches in and around St. Louis, where SLSO orchestra members also perform recitals throughout the year.” (text and audio) – St. Louis Public Radio
Tags: Art, Uncategorized, St Louis, St Louis Symphony, SJM, Black Composers, 02.22.19


Cedille Records: Free Download: William Grant Still: Suite for Violin and Piano: III. Gamin

Cedille Records FREE DOWNLOAD OF THE WEE K: William Grant Still: Suite forViolin and Piano: III. Gamin http://www.cedillerecords.org/albums/specials/digital-deals?utm_source=Customers&utm_campaign=a0a7d1610e-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_01_15_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_3699c741eb-a0a7d1610e-177751693&mc_cid=a0a7d1610e&mc_eid=b94e59ad33 Blues Dialogues: Music by Black Composers 25% OFF this week only! "Barton Pine and partner Matthew Hagle are to be commended for such ...
Tags: Religion, Cedille, William Grant, William J Zick, Black Composers, Matthew Hagle, Barton Pine


Violinist.com: Exploring Music By Black Composers, a Graded Repertoire for Violin

https://www.violinist.com/blog/laurie/201811/27556/ Violinist Adé Williams plays "The Birthday Party Waltz," by African-American composer Horace Weston (1825–1890) with pianist Milana Pavchinskaya. It is one of the pieces in Music By Black Composers, Violin Vol. 1 . Violinist.com Laurie Niles November 28, 2018 Do you know of a piece by a Black composer that my child could learn? Or that I could play for my recital? Or that my beginning student could learn...
Tags: Europe, England, Africa, Religion, Chicago, United States, Black, Guadeloupe, Mozart, Pine, Michael Morgan, Paul Freeman, William J Zick, Dominique Rene de Lerma, Sphinx Organization, Aaron Dworkin


Dr. Megan E. Hill: Music by Black Composers Landmark Publications!

Anno uncing the release of three landmark Music by Black Composers publications! Available for order today are the  Music by Black Composers Violin Volume I , and the  Rachel Barton Pine Foundation Coloring Book of Black Composers , with artwork by Sho-mei Pelletier. The  Black Classical Composers Timeline Poster , designed by artist and graphic designer Julie Renfro through a partnership with the  Sphinx Organization , will be available to order next week! Visit ...
Tags: Minnesota, Religion, Best, United States, Npr, Gonzaga, MPR, Pine, Sylvia, Francesca, William J Zick, Sphinx Organization, Fred Child, Rachel Barton Pine, Joseph Bologne Chevalier de Saint Georges, Cedille Records


Rachel Barton Pine Foundation Draws Music by Black Composers to Center Stage

Rachel Barton Pine Foundation Publishes MUSIC BY BLACK COMPOSERS the First Pedagogical Book of Classical Works for Students Through LudwigMasters October 19 Click to see Repertoire and Composer Biographies Purchase Link Also Available October 19 is The Rachel Barton Pine Foundation Coloring Book of Black Composers Click for Preview of Artwork and List of Black Composers Featured Purchase Link Pine's Blues Dialogues  Album F...
Tags: Usa, England, Religion, Chicago, United Kingdom, Brazil, Npr, Jamaica, Cuba, Florence, Ghana, Black, Puerto Rico, University Of Michigan, Oceania, Sphinx


Cedille Records: "Blues Dialogues: Music By Black Composers" Rachel Barton Pine

Blues Dialogues: Music By Black Composers Rachel Barton Pine, Violin Matthew Hagle, Piano Cedille Records FREE DOWNLOAD OF THE WEE K C.C. White: Levee Dance Download code: FREEDWNLD http://www.cedillerecords.org/albums/specials/digital-deals?utm_source=Customers&utm_campaign=3f8e82aaf1-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_01_15_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_3699c741eb-3f8e82aaf1-155677893&mc_cid=3f8e82aaf1&mc_eid=852302c484 Cedille Records Blues D...
Tags: Washington Post, Religion, New York Times, William J Zick, Rachel Barton Pine, Black Composers, Cedille Records Blues Dialogues


Rachel Barton Pine Foundation: Online Directory of Living Black Classical Composers

https://www.musicbyblackcomposers.org/resources/living-composers-directory/ MBC’s Living Composers Directory includes information about each composer including their name, geographic region, gender, birth year, contact information and website link. Designed to be an ever-expanding work in progress, the directory currently holds the names of 170 living Black composers from North and South America, the Caribbean, Europe, Africa, and Asia. The public is invited to notify the project of a...
Tags: Asia, Religion, Cbs, South America, North, Npr, Black, University Of Michigan, MBC, Ashley Jackson, William J Zick, Rachel Barton Pine, James Blachly, RBP Foundation, Rachel Barton Pine Foundation, Afro Caribbean