Black Voices - Austin Chamber Music Festival

Friday, July 03, 2020

Ticket Information

Free Admission - RSVP Required

Time
7:30 PM
Presented By
Austin Chamber Music Center
Event Type
Performances
Genre
Classical/Contemporary
Event Contact
Madeline Warner
Description

A virtual event this year, the 24th Annual Festival includes an exciting lineup with artists that we’ll be seeing up close and personal! Artistic Director Michelle Schumann will host interviews and performances each weekend from June 27 through August 8. As a concert attendee on Zoom, you will have the opportunity to chat with the artists and fellow audience members live during each program. See the full festival lineup at https://austinchambermusic.org/festival/.

The July 3 Festival concert highlights Black voices in the classical world. Anyango Yarbo-Davenport|Violin, Derek Menchan, Ebonee Thomas, Lecolion Washington, and Artina McCain will share stories about the life of an artist along with music by William Grant Still, Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson, and more.


Composers
William Grant Still, Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson, Sergei Rachmaninov, Ludwig van Beethoven
Program

Deserted Plantation | William Grant Still (1895–1978)
-Spiritual
-Young Missy
-Dance

Louisiana Blues Strut (A Cakewalk) | Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson (1932–2004)

Sonata in G minor for Cello and Piano, Op. 19 | Sergei Rachmaninov (1873–1943)
-Andante

Piano Trio in D major, Op.70 No.1 “Ghost” | Ludwig van Beethoven (1770–1827)
-Allegro vivace e con brio


Venue
Online via Zoom - RSVP Required for Link
Location
Austin, TX
Phone
512-454-0026