Negro Dance for Solo Piano

Nora Douglas Holt was born in Kansas City, Kansas in 1885, and died in Los Angeles in 1974. During her long and productive life, she was well known as a musician, journalist, and music critic. She was the first African American to earn a master’s degree in music...

Works for Solo Piano

This collection features music composed by Smith between 1940 and 1953. Irene Britton Smith (1907-1999) was born in Chicago, Illinois. She studied composition with Stella Roberts and Leo Sowerby at the American Conservatory, where she received her Bachelor of Music...

Four Rhapsodies for Solo Piano

Lettie Beckon Alston is Associate Professor of Music at Oakland University. Born in Detroit, Michigan on April 13, 1953, she now resides in Lathrup Village, Michigan. She received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Music Composition from Wayne State...

Nocturne for Solo Piano

Dr. Eubanks (1922-2006) was a student of the well-known French teacher Nadia Boulanger. Nocturne for Solo Piano combines intellectual rigor with intense expressivity. Rachel Amelia Eubanks was born in San Jose, California. She received her B.A. degree from the...

Contemporary Composers for Harpsichord, Vol. 1

This volume collects some of the most popular and widely heard harpsichord music of the twentieth century. Arnold Rosner has been called “an inventive and original voice” (The Buffalo News) and the composer of “one of the most eerily fascinating...