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The African Diaspora

Ether Game asks, can you name this tune? Here's a hint... also an appropriate selection for Valentine's Day...

African continent and music

Photo: Jeff Dahl

A sonic celebration!

This week the Brain Trust celebrates Black History Month!

Music Heard On This Episode

William Grant Still (1895-1978): Symphony No. 1 (Afro-American): Mvt. I. Moderato assai
Detroit Symphony; Neeme Jarvi, conductor
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William Grant Still (1895-1978): Symphony No. 1 (Afro-American): Mvt. I. Moderato assai
Detroit Symphony; Neeme Jarvi, conductor
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David Baker (b. 1931): Jazz Suite for Clarinet and Symphony Orchestra
Alan Balter, clarinet; Akron Symphony Orchestra
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Duke Ellington (1899-1974): Black, Brown, and Beige Suite: Part I
Duke Ellington Orchestra
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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791): Piano Sonata in F Major, K. 332: Mvt. III. Allegro assai
Andre Watts, piano
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Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (1875-1912): Romance in G Major for Violin and Orchestra
Rachel Barton Pine, violin; Encore Chamber Orchestra; Daniel Hege, conductor
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John Rosamond Johnson (1873-1954) and James Weldon Johnson (1871-1938): Lift Every Voice and Sing
Robert Honeysucker, baritone; Videmus Ensemble
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Antonio Vivaldi (1678-1741): Concerto in D Minor for Two Mandolins: Andante
Bobby McFerrin, vocals; Yo-Yo Ma, cello
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Florence Price (1888-1953): Symphony No. 1 in E Minor: Mvt. IV
New Black Music Repertory Ensemble; Leslie B. Dunner, conductor
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Joseph Shabalala (b. 1941) and Paul Simon: Homeless
Paul Simon and Ladysmith Black Mambazo
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