Colour of Music Masterworks

Sacramento Memorial Auditorium, 1515 J Street, Sacramento

Kazem Adbullah, Guest Conductor

Kimwana Donor, Soprano Laquita Mitchell, Soprano


Romuald Grimbert-Barré violin

Jonathan Grimbert-Barré cello

Maxence Grimbert-Barré viola

Michele Bankole and Henry Clay Middleton, Narrators

Across the Calm Waters of Heaven by Ahmed Alabaca (b. 1984)

Vissi d’arte, (from Tosca, Act II:) by Giacomo Puccini (1858 – 1924)

Soul of Remembrance (from Five Movements in Color by Mary Watkins (b. 1939)

La mamma morta (from Andrea Chénier, Act III) by Umberto Giordano (1867-1948)

Knoxville: Summer of 1915, Opus 24

Samuel O. Barber (1910-1981) I N T E R M I S S I O N

Charlestonia: A Folk Rhapsody Edmund Thornton Jenkins (1894-1926) Unburied, Unmourned, Unmarked John Wineglass (b. 1972)

  1. The middle Passage: Uprooted II. Tones of the Rice Fields III. Lament For Lost Souls (from CASOP: Requiem For Rice, Mvmt I)

Tribal Triple Concerto for string trio and orchestra Jonathan Grimbert-Barré (b. 1982)

  1. Chalereux et festif

II. Sombre et récitatif

III. Furioso