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february 2019

sat09feb6:00 PM8:00 PMThe Black Composers Concert: The African Diaspora6:00 PM - 8:00 PM CST St. Andrew's Dell Fine Arts CenterCategories:Music

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Our 16th year of this annual event explores the African diaspora. FREE and open to the public.

The program is curated by Artina McCain, winner of an Austin Critics Table Award for the 2018 Black Composers Concert. Featured composers this year include Chevalier de Saint-Georges, William Grant Still, and Tania León.

Schedule

Sonata No. 2 in A Major | Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges (1745-1799, West Indies/France)

Suite for Violin and Piano | William Grant Still (1895-1978, United States)

Tumbao | Tania León (b. 1943, Cuba)

Pan con Timba | Aldo López Gavilán (b. 1979, Cuba)

INTERMISSION

5 Negro Melodies for Piano Trio | Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875-1912, England)

Selections of Bomba y Plena | Samuel López (b. 1982, Puerto Rico)

Time

(Saturday) 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM CST

Location

St. Andrew's Dell Fine Arts Center

5901 Southwest Pkwy, Austin TX 78735

Organizer

Austin Chamber Music Centerinfo@austinchambermusic.org 7600 Burnet Rd, Ste 190, Austin TX 78757

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