Friday, January 11, 2008

Black History Month Resource: Sheet Music & Recordings at

[Afro-American Symphony; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; Karl Kruger, conductor; Bridge 9086 (1999)]

William Grant Still Music is a unique resource maintained by Judith Anne Still, daughter of William Grant Still. She has contributed greatly to preserving the legacy of “The Dean of African American Composers”, as well as a number of other composers of African descent, with a wealth of recordings and sheet music. The website is

Located in Flagstaff, Arizona, William Grant Still Music can be reached by telephone at 928-526-9355; fax 928-526-0321; and E-mail:

A companion website is devoted to William Grant Still's Troubled Island, the first grand opera by an African American:

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