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Black Composers on Cedille

By Cedille records

Originally launched in honor of African-American Music Month in 2017, our Black Composers playlist highlights some of the many works by African-descended composers that permeate the Cedille Records catalog.

31 songs

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    3:550:30
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    3 Dream Portraits: No. 1, Minstrel ManMargaret Allison Bonds, Thomas Hampson, Kuang-Hao HuangSongs from Chicago
    1:410:30
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    Portraits of Langston: V. Jazz Band in a Parisian CabaretLangston Hughes, Valerie Coleman, McGill / McHale TrioPortraits: Works for Flute, Clarinet & Piano
    3:560:30
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    Blues Forms for Solo Violin: I. Plain Blue/s: quarter note = 88-96Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson, Sanford AllenPerkinson: A Celebration
    1:490:30
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    3:230:30
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    5:390:30
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    4:330:30
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    6:160:30
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    4:490:30
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    2:360:30
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    2:500:30
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    8:380:30
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    Suite for Violin & Piano: No. 2, Mother & ChildWilliam Grant Still, Rachel Barton Pine, Matthew HagleViolin Lullabies
    6:200:30
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    8:240:30
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    3:040:30
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    3:520:30
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    10:400:30
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    Lamentations, "Black Folk Song Suite": I. Fuguing Tune: resoluteColeridge-Taylor Perkinson, Tahirah WhittingtonPerkinson: A Celebration
    4:270:30
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    Petite suite de concert, Op. 77: IV. La tarantelle fretillanteSamuel Coleridge-Taylor, Chicago Sinfonietta, Paul FreemanAfrican Heritage Symphonic Series, Vol. 1
    2:360:30
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    7:410:30

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