Black History Month Special / HL-35
In recognition of Black History Month, this highlight program celebrates outstanding performances by Black musicians on From the Top through the years. Hosted by Peter Dugan and David Norville, an alumnus, oboist, and Assistant Producer at From the Top.
Performers & Repertoire
- I. Munter from the Sonata for Oboe and Piano by Paul Hindemith; Christopher O’Riley, piano.
- "Widmung" by Robert Schumann, arr. by Franz Liszt
- Suite for Viola and Piano (1919), Mvmt 4 By Ernest Bloch; Peter Dugan, piano
- "Land" by Takatsugu Muramatsu
- I. Allegro con moto from Sonatine by Alexandre Tansman; Christopher O’Riley, piano
- Song of the Black Swan by Heitor Villa-Lobos
- "Si, mi chiamano Mimi” from La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini; Jung-A Bang, piano
- "In His Care-O", trad. spiritual, arr. William Dawson and "My Soul's Been Anchored In The Lord", trad. spiritual, arr. Moses Hogan
- Monday, February 21, 2022
- Monday, February 6, 2023
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