William Grant Still: The Founder of American Music

By |2020-12-27T10:27:15-06:00December 26th, 2020|Categories: American Republic, Audio/Video, Music|

If you’re a fan of classical music and American history, Symphony No. 5 “Western Hemisphere” by William Grant Still serves as an excellent starting point for studying America’s unique cultural footprint. Contained within its four movements are a heroic but soulful three-note melody, which graces its way across a plethora of musical textures before finally [...]