Sabbatical Project 2020-2021 "Shifting the System"

A violin student shifting book
based on works by Women, Black, Indigenous & People of Color, and global genres
appropriate for early-intermediate level (SB 3)
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The Legend

of Lady Meng Jiang

a folktale about how love brought down the Great Wall of China

Lady Meng Jiang - 1:14:21, 3.16 PM
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Clarence Cameron White (1880-1960)

Two excerpts from his work for violin & piano "From the Cotton Fields"
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Cabin Song
Listen to Cabin Song
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Spiritual

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Listen to Spiritual
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Thurlow Lieurance (1878-1963)

joined "Chatauqua Society", taught music to Native Americans and learned/transcribed their songs

Pueblo song with birds- 11:11:20, 8.49 A
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Listen to Rahlica Baila, Ross Wiley tenor
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Listen to Aire de mujer, Ross Wiley tenor
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Traditional Music of Sephardic Jews
Spain, 1400's
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Heitor Villa-Lobos 1887-1959

"Petizada" ("Children")

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Listen to Petizada
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Drake's Drum

by Samuel Coleridge Taylor 1875-1912

The legend of Sir Francis Dtrake, sea captain and English hero, whose drum had superstitious and magical powers

Listen to Drake's Drum
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Listen to "Ch'amor"
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"Ch'amor si nudo",

original text & music

"Love enters through the eyes and settles in the heart"

Francesca Caccini
(1587-1641)

Harry T. Burleigh, 1866-1949

"Through Moanin' Pines"

original work for piano

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Listen to Moanin' Pines, piano
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O Virga Ac Diadema

Chant & text by Hildegard von Bingen

 

O branch and diadem in royal purple clad

Hail, from whose womb came another life

That has been stripped by Adam

from his sons

Listen to O Virga
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Hildegard von Bingen
1098-1179

Caritas habundat

Chant & text by Hildegard von Bingen

Charity flourishes everywhere

She has given the highest King the kiss

of peace

Listen to Caritas
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Jennifer Sacher Wiley

Violinist • Conductor • Teacher

jswiley@susqu.edu

Susquehanna University,

514 University Ave, Selinsgrove, PA  17870