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Gregg August Trio for Violin, Piano and Bass (with acknowledgements to Yambú, Guaguanco and Abakua)
Todd Reynolds-violin Vicky Chow-piano Gregg August-bass, composer (2018) Inspired by some of the different forms of traditional Cuban rumba. Melodic and rhythmic elements found in Yambú, Guaguanco and Abakua are woven together and set into a classical ensemble context, highlighting the bassist/composer’s diversity. http://greggaugust.com Filmed by Four/Ten Media
A Wreath for Emmett Till. From "Dialogues on Race." Music by Gregg August. Text by Marilyn Nelson
Sherbet. From "Dialogues on Race" Music by Gregg August. Text by Cornelius Eady