February 5, 2022

FACULTY RECITAL: Alfonzo Cooper, Jr., tenor and Jeffrey Brown, piano
Time: 5:00 PM
Location: COFAC Recital Hall
Description: "I, Too Sing: Songs of the Darker Brother" - Art Song and Spiritual Arrangements by African-American Composers

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Love Let the Wind Cry… How I Adore Thee - Undine Smith Moore (1904-1989)

Selections from Deep River Collection - Moses Hogan (1957-2003)
Let Us Break Bread Together
Crucifixion
Walk Together Children

Three Dream Portraits - Margaret Bonds (1913-1972)
Minstrel Man
Dream Variations
I, Too

Honor! Honor! - Hall Johnson (1888-1970)
Moan’er Got a Home at Last
Witness

INTERMISSION

5 Songs of Laurence Hope - Harry T. Burleigh (1866-1949)
Worth While
The Jungle Flower
Kasmiri Song
Among the Fuchsias
Til I Wake

Selections from Spiritual Sketches - Damien Sneed (b. 1979)
Balm in Gilead
Sinner, Please Don’t Let this Harvest Pass
Come By Here

“This River” from Yes, Lord! - Uzee Brown, Jr. (b. 1950)

This recital is given in honor of the late Rev. Dr. C.T. Vivian––
preacher, civil rights leader, activist, scholar, and servant of humanity.

To WIU, WIU School of Music, and the C.T. Vivian Fellowship Program––Thank you.


Related Web Site: WIU School of Music
Contact Information:
 Joanie Herbert
 Phone: 309-298-1843
 Email: JE-Herbert@wiu.edu
Source: School of Music

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