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Author: Laura KarpmanJanai BruggerNnenna FreelonAngela M BrownMedusa.All authors
Publisher: Surrey, UK : Avie Records, [2015] ℗2015
Edition/Format:   Music CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Musical settings of the poems of Langston Hughes.
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Genre/Form: Songs
Musical settings
Poetry
Named Person: Langston Hughes; Langston Hughes
Material Type: Music
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Karpman; Janai Brugger; Nnenna Freelon; Angela M Brown; Medusa.; George Manahan; Langston Hughes; San Francisco Ballet. Orchestra.; Roots (Musical group)
OCLC Number: 918949437
Notes: Title from disc label.
Music by Laura Karpman ; poetry by Langston Hughes.
Program notes by Laura Karpman and Langston Hughes (27 pages : illustrations) inserted in container.
Performer(s): San Francisco Ballet Orchestra ; George Manahan, conductor ; featuring The Roots, Janai Brugger, Nnenna Freelon, Angela Brown, Medusa.
Event notes: Recorded
2012-2014
Skywalker Sound.
Awards: Grammy, Best Engineered Album, Classical, 2015
Description: 2 audio discs ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Dedication (4:20) --
Cultural exchange (12:53) --
Ride, red, ride (4:16) --
Shade of pigmeat (7:42) --
Ode to Dinah (10:37) --
Blues in stereo (5:12) --
Horn of plenty (7:39) --
Gospel cha-cha (11:00) --
Is it true? (2:52) --
Ask your mama (6:51) --
Bird in orbit (12:12) --
Jazz muted--show fare, please (17:04).
Responsibility: Laura Karpman ; Langston Hughes.

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Musical settings of the poems of Langston Hughes.

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