Evening Concert

Gateways Radio

Music by William Grant Still and James Cockerham

Tonight at 6:00 on WILL-FM 90.9 it’s the first episode in a new series from the WFMT Radio Network called Gateways Radio. Garrett McQueen is your host. Tonight you’ll hear William Grant Still’s “Afro-American” Symphony and Cockerham’s “Fantasia on ‘Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing”.


Friday May 5: 6:00 pm:  Gateways Radio (GWR 23-01)

James V. Cockerham’s “Fantasia”

Gabriela Lena Frank: Coqueteos | Sphinx Virtuosi; Damon Gupton, conductor

James V. Cockerham: Fantasia on Lift Every Voice and Sing | Gateways Festival O.; Michael Morgan, conductor

Gernot Wolfgang: Common Ground | Timothy Holley, cello; Joshua Hood, bassoon

Scott Joplin: Cascades | Armenta Hummings Dumisani, piano

William Grant Still: Symphony No. 1, Afro-American | Detroit Symphony Orchestra; Neeme Järvi, conductor