POLITICS of MUSIC update
The status of MusicUNTOLD POLITICS of MUSIC chamber music concert at the Music Centers’ WALT DISNEY CONCERT HALL featuring music of American composers Roy Harris and William Grant Still is pending announcement of a new date after June 29, 2020 cancellation due to pandemic health issues. Composer Roy Harris was the victim of two(2) American boycotts of his music. Detailed background of the 1st boycott is included in Pennsylvania History: A Journal of Mid Atlantic States https://muse.jhu.edu/
article/593604. The 2nd boycott of Roy Harris music by American orchestras since 1976 currently target his ‘BICENTENNIAL SYMPHONY’, aka 14th Symphony. See attachment (ROY HARRIS 14TH SYMPHONY) and https://africlassical. blogspot.com/2020/04/john- malveaux-14th-symphony-of-roy. html
Featured Metropolitan soprano Latonia Moore, violinist Annelle Kazumi Gregory, pianist James Lent, pianist Poli Chambers Salazar, and pianist Geoffrey Burleson have accepted invitations todate (subject to their availability on rescheduled date) to perform during POLITICS of MUSIC concert . See pianist Geoffrey Burleson recording https://www.youtube.
com/watch?time_continue=10&v= GkFC9RDa4cg&feature=emb_logo. Also see Geoffrey Burleson website http:// geoffreyburleson.com/. Additional announcements forthcoming.