A Love Supreme for SSAA, Woodwind Quintet, and Piano

Cheryl Walker’s beautiful poem, A Love Supreme, provides the inspiration and text for this composition written for the St. Louis Women’s Chorale with the Equinox Chamber Players.  Walker’s evocative words create several diverse sections that weave in and out of each...

Fantasy and Gigue for Flute, Clarinet, and Cello

Fantasy and Gigue for flute, clarinet, and cello has two theme areas that alternate, whirl and twirl, and are coupled with unusual meters that produce a shimmering ensemble that is rewarding for the audience as well as the performers.

Sonata for Violin and Piano

Irene Britton Smith’s Sonata for violin and piano continues the HMP series Music by African American Women, edited by Helen Walker-Hill and inaugurated in 1995 with Five Interludes for Piano by Rachel Eubanks. The Sonata, in three movements, is conservative and...

Frontier Fancies for Violin and Piano

Frontier Fancies for Violin and Piano, and exuberant set that showcases the interaction between the violin and the piano. In Fiddleflirt, the two instruments are protagonists in a duel of speed and energy. Twilight Dream is an evocative aria and lush respite before...