Summerland Host Jennifer Foster begins the afternoon with the languorous and dreamy Summerland by American composer William Grant Still. From a CD by North Carolina pianist Greg McCallum called “Southern Quilt.”
STILL: Summerland from Three Visions Greg McCallum, piano [NOT AVAILABLE FOR STREAMING OR DOWNLOAD]
DVORAK'S AMERICANA From a Friends of Music at Queens University concert in Charlotte, NC 11/14/2009 (Watch the video below.)
Dvorak: "American" Quartet Cypress String Quartet
A SUMMER PAVANE From one of the 5 pm “Intermezzi” concerts at St. Matthews Church,in Charleston. 5/31/2010
Faure: Pavane, Op. 50 Spoleto Festival Orchestra, Pierre Vallet
SPANISH x4 University of North Carolina School for the Arts, Watson Center, Winston-Salem, NC. 4/21/2009
THE DON OF DANA AUDITORIUM Music Director Gerard Schwarz leads the Eastern Music Festival Orchestra in concert at Dana Auditorium at Guilford College 8/2/20008. Schwarz arrives to begin his sixth season at the helm of EMF (located in Greensboro, NC) later this month.
Mozart: Overture to Don Giovanni Eastern Philharmonic Orchestra, Gerard Schwarz, conductor
BEETHOVEN FROM BREVARD From the Porter Center at Brevard College, in Brevard, NC. July 2009.
Beethoven: Septet, Op. 20
UPSHAW Hear the luminous voice of soprano Dawn Upshaw (due to appear in several Spoleto Chamber Music Concerts this season), in a lovely setting by Luciano Berio of the American folk song “Black is the Color”
Trad. arr. Berio: Black is the Color Dawn Upshaw, soprano [NOT AVAILABLE FOR STREAMING OR DOWNLOAD]