Planetary Music Virtual Premiere

Bach to BlackNotes: Music of J.S. Bach juxtaposed with music of George Walker, Florence Price, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, Margaret Bonds, and Calvin Taylor

New York City Metro Area

Fri, March 4, 2022 6:00 PM, EST

87 of 100 spots still available
Drinking policy
Bring your own drinks
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This is a Groupmuse Virtual Premiere

An online debut of exceptionally crafted pre-recorded content, coupled with musician + audience videochat.

Critically-acclaimed pianist Kyle Walker is a strong advocate for social justice and equality who believes music can speak to social issues better than verbal language can.

Bach to BlackNotes juxtaposes some of the most well-known and respected keyboard music of J.S. Bach with wonderful music which has unfortunately fallen through the cracks of music history. Join Kyle on this exploration in history through a different lens.

Supported by the Groupmuse Foundation and Planetary Music Movement

What's the music?

J.S. Bach
Prelude and fugue 16
Prelude and fugue 17
Prelude and fugue 18
-From Well-Tempered Clavier Book I

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor
The Bamboula
Three-Fours Op 73 No. 2

George Walker
Piano Sonata No. 1
II. Theme and Variations

Calvin Taylor
Go Down Moses

Margaret Bonds
Troubled Water

Florence Price
Fantasie negre

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