Da Capo Chamber Players presents Honoring Black History
Tuesday, January 29, 2013 | 8:00pm
Da Capo Chamber Players: Patricia Spencer, flute; Meighan Stoops, clarinet; Curtis macomber, violin; James Wilson, cello; Blair McMillen, piano.
Guest Artists: Matthew Gold, percussion
HONORING BLACK HISTORY
Works by Wendell Logan, Valerie Coleman, Nkeiru Okoye, Jeffrey Mumford, Alvin Singleton.
In addition to giving a wonderful aural glimpse of a few of the extraordinary black composers in our midst, we hope this program may help raise awareness of a current crisis. Box office for this program will be donated to All of Us or None. For more information and program notes, visit: www.da-capo.org
Wendell Logan: Runagate Runagate (1989)
Nkeiru Okoye: African Sketches (2007-08)
Valerie Coleman: Portraits of Langston (2012)
Jeffrey Mumford: a diffuse light that knows no particular hour (1993) (written for the Da Capo Chamber Players with a grant from the Amphion Foundation)
Alvin Singleton: La Flora (1983)