Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Indiana University: Piano Music of the African Diaspora, An E-Concert Series: April 28 | Margaret Bonds: "Spiritual Suite," Fernando Garcia, piano 12 PM ET

Indiana Daily Student

April 26, 2021

By Saab Sahi

The Jacobs School of Music at IU offers an e-concert series focused on spotlighting music of the African diaspora in the field of classical music with different guests every Wednesday. The performances are available at the series site

This week’s guest will be Fernando Garcia on piano, and they will play African American composer Margaret Bonds’ “Spiritual Suite.” Margaret Bonds was well-known for her collaboration with the Harlem Renaissance poet Langston Hughes, as well as her piece “Troubled Water” that features as the final movement of the “Spiritual Suite.”

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