Various - Hal Leonard Corporation

This is a very valuable resource, a collection of some of the most important vocal works by black composers. Selections by Margaret Bonds, William Grant Still, Olly Wilson, George Walker and others are among the 42 songs. The subjects dealt with in these masterpieces of the human condition are generally reflective of the social and spiritual development of the black experience in America. Contents include: Minstrel Man; Dream Variations; Night; Grief; A Death Song and Dancing in the Sun - a total of 42 songs.
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Vocal Solo Collection 
UPC: 073999082425     Publisher ID: 00008242
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Full Song List
  • For You There Is no Song by Leslie Adams
  • Early in the Mornin' by David Baker
  • A Good Assassination Should Be Quiet by David Baker
  • Status Symbol by David Baker
  • Minstrel Man by Margaret Bonds
  • Dream Variations by Margaret Bonds
  • I, Too by Margaret Bonds
  • The Barrier by Charles Brown
  • Song Without Words by Charles Brown
  • Death of an Old Seaman by Cecil Cohen
  • Two Songs for Julie Ju by Noel da Costa
  • Cassandra's Lullaby by Mark Fax
  • Love by Mark Fax
  • A Charm at Parting by Adolphus Hailstork
  • I Loved You by Adolphus Hailstork
  • Absalom by Eugene Hancock
  • Nunc Dimittis by Eugene Hancock
  • Riding to Town by Thomas Kerr
  • Compensation by Charles Lloyd
  • If There Be Sorrow by Wendell Logan
  • Marrow of My Bone by Wendell Logan
  • Chanson Triste by Maurice McCall
  • Sweet Sorrow by Maurice McCall
  • Weary Blues by Dorothy Rudd Moore
  • Love Let the Wind Cry by Undine Moore
  • Faithful One by Robert Ownes
  • Genius Child by Robert Owens
  • A Child's Grace by Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson
  • Melancholy by Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson
  • Night by Florence Price
  • Song to the Dark Virgin by Florence Price
  • Velvet Shoes by Hale Smith
  • Grief by William Grant Still
  • A Death Song by Howard Swanson
  • I Will Lie Down in Autumn by Howard Swanson
  • The Negro Speaks of Rivers by Howard Swanson
  • Lament by George Walker
  • A Red, Red Rose by George Walker
  • Wry Fragments by Olly Wilson
  • Dancing in the Sun by John W. Work
  • Soliloquy by John W. Work