Release Date: Oct 1, 1997
Label: Albany Records
Catalog Number: B000QZT49W
MAJOR PIANO WORKS BY BLACK COMPOSERS
The significance of this four-volume recording project is its celebration of 20th century compositions for piano and some Chamber works written by Americans of African descent that have never been recorded or have had limited recorded performance.
Lettie Beckon Alston; Roger Dickerson; Adolphus Hailstork; Tania Leon; Jeffrey Mumford; Hale Smith; Dolores White, composers | Karen Walwyn, piano
“The music is played perceptively by Karen Walwyn, who shows considerable range. She is virtuosic… meditative… energetic… and vividly evocative” (Washington Post)