From the influences of the Southern US and the Caribbean to the Igbo people of Africa, this second volume truly represents the music of Africa and its Diaspora. This intermediate-level volume features more jazz and syncopated pieces that are both reflective and dance-like. Performance notes and composer biographies are also provided.
Almeida: Lament in Tremelo Form
Kay: Invention No. 2
Uzoigwe: Nigerian Dance No. 1
Cheatham: Prelude No. 1 (Joshua fit the Battle of Jericho)
Cheatham: Prelude No. 2 (Pour Mourner's Got A Home)