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Composers of the African Diaspora Class Recital

Sunday • November 15, 2020   |   3:00 pm

After engaging this semester with over 500 years of African diasporic artistry created on multiple continents, students from the Composers of the African Diaspora class are excited to showcase a wide range of compositional styles and genres from past and present Black composers. We invite you to learn and listen as we share both music and stories of Chevalier de Saint-Georges, Justin Holland, Blind Tom, William Grant Still, Florence Price, Ed Bland, Ulysses Kay, Adolphus Hailstork, Regina Harris Baiocchi, Valerie Coleman and H. Leslie Adams. Solo and chamber works, as well as original compositions by students Joi Harper and Lorenzo Macuja, will be available to enjoy for one week only: from Sunday, November 15th at 3pm to Sunday, November 22nd at 3pm


Sunday • November 15, 2020
3:00 pm


Thanks to our partnership with the Massachusetts Cultural Council and their “Card to Culture” program, Longy School of Music of Bard College can offer free tickets to many of our diverse and innovative performance offerings. See the full list of participating “Card to Culture” organizations offering EBT, WIC, and ConnectorCare discounts.