Morning Glories: Black History Month
February 18, 2013
ST. PAUL, Minn. —
Every weekday morning at 10 a.m., the hosts at Classical MPR play a stand-out work based on the theme for the week. We call them Morning Glories.
February is Black History Month, and this week on Morning Glories, we'll celebrate with pieces from five great black composers.
William Grant Still: Symphony No. 1 "Afro-American"
Chevalier de St. — Georges: Violin Concerto in D, Op. 3, no. 1
José (Joseph) White: Violin Concerto in f#
Florence Price: Symphony in e
Valerie Coleman: Concerto for Wind Quintet
Listen to the Stream
La Boheme: Musetta's Waltz ("Quando m'en vo")
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Richard Stoltzman, clarinet
Violin Concerto: Finale
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Nicola Benedetti, violin
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