Saturday, December 17, 2011

William Grant Still Symphonies 2 & 3, and 'Wood Notes,' on WHPK-FM Dec. 19, 1:30-3:00 PM

[TOP: William Grant Still Symphonies Nos. 2 & 3, 'Wood Notes' on Naxos 8.559676   BOTTOM: William Grant Still (Photo is the sole property of William Grant Still Music, and is used with permission]

Sergio Mims announces a special Monday edition of his classical music program on WHPK-FM in Chicago:

“I'm sure you and your many readers would be interested that I will be playing that new Naxos recording of William Grant Still's Symphonies Nos. 2 and 3 along with his orchestral work Wood Notes on a special edition of my show on Monday Dec. 19 1:30-3PM Central Times on WHPK-FM in Chicago (88.5 locally and online livestream). [William Grant Still (1895-1978) is profiled at, which features a comprehensive Works List by Prof. Dominique-René de Lerma,]

Tweet from @Numinousmusic (Joe Phillips):
@AfriClassical with a great balance between his bluesy Americanism & Ravel-like impressionism Sym No. 2 is a work that should be heard more

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