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Rachel Barton Pine

Blues Dialogues - Music by Black Composers

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CBS Evening News
RBP & Sylvia Pine share two pieces
Deep River on Chicago Tonight
Rachel Barton Pine & Jory Vinikour ? J.S. Bach: The Sonatas for Violin & Harpsichord
PBS NewsHour
Sunday Interludes: Rachel Barton Pine performs Black Sababth/Ozzy Osbourne
RBP on Israel's i24 news June 2018
Rachel Barton Pine, Artist Check-In with WQXR - NYC's Elliott Forrest

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1 David N. Baker: Blues (Deliver My Soul)  
2 Coleridge-Taylor Perkinson: Blues Forms for solo violin  
3 Louisiana Blues Strut (A Cakewalk) for solo violin  
4 William Grant Still: Suite for Violin and Piano  
5 Noel Da Costa: A Set of Dance Tunes for Solo Violin  
6 Clarence Cameron White: Levee Dance  
7 Duke Ellington, arr. Wendall Logan: In a Sentimental Mood  
8 Dolores White: Blues Dialogues for solo violin  
9 Errollyn Wallen: Woogie Boogie  
10 Billy Childs: Incident on Larpenteur Avenue  
11 Daniel Bernard Roumain: Filter for Unaccompanied Violin  
12 Charles S. Brown: A Song Without Words  
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Violinist Rachel Barton Pine, Cedille Records' best-selling artist and longtime advocate for music by Black composers, performs a program of blues-influenced classical works for solo violin and violin and piano by Black composers of the 20th and 21st centuries on Blues Dialogues: Music by Black Composers, her newest Cedille Records album. Pianist Matthew Hagle, Pine's longtime recital partner, joins her on their third album together on Cedille and Pine's 21st for the Chicago-based label.

'Blues Dialogues' features several world-premiere recordings: Noel Da Costa's A Set of Dance Tunes for Solo Violin, Dolores White's expanded, four-movement version of her Blues Dialogues for solo violin, and Billy Childs's Incident on Larpenteur Avenue, a single-movement violin sonata exploring the events and impact of the 2016 killing of Philando Castile by a Minnesota police officer.

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