Thursday, February 14, 2008

Washington Sinfonietta Plays “Wood Notes” of William Grant Still, Feb. 16, 2008

[William Grant Still; (Photo is the sole property of William Grant Still Music, and is used with permission.)]

The African American composer, oboist, arranger and conductor William Grant Still (1895-1978) is profiled at

With its second season in existence, the Washington Sinfonietta has established a wonderful reputation in the Washington DC-metro area. We serve as a model for innovation in community classical music organizations through the presentation of the highest quality orchestral concerts and related programs.

Saturday, February 16, 2008 3:00 P.M.

Rufus Jones
, Conductor
Michele Gutrick,

COPLAND Ceremonial Fanfare
STILL Wood Notes
BARBER Knoxville: Summer of 1915, Op. 24

Concerts are $10.00 at the door. 18 and under are admitted free.
National City Christian Church
5 Thomas Circle, N.W., Box 13
Washington, DC 20005

William+Still" rel="tag">William Still
Wood+Notes" rel="tag">Wood Notes
Black+Composer" rel="tag">Black Composer
African+American" rel="tag">African American
Washington+Sinfonietta" rel="tag">Washington Sinfonietta
Rufus+Jones" rel="tag">Rufus Jones

No comments: