Scenes from ‘The Song of Hiawatha’

Samuel Coleridge-Taylor

Scenes from ‘The Song of Hiawatha’

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The son of an English mother and an African father (a physician from Sierra Leone), Coleridge-Taylor enriched the late-Victorian musical vocabulary with an interest in not only African music, but music of African descendants living in the West Indies and the USA, and with the Native American culture and music. His favo... read more