Ethiopia's Shadow in America

Alternate Title

  • The Shadow of Ethiopia in America

Composition Year

  • 19291

Instrumentation

  • 2+pic.2.2.2 - 4.2.3.1 - timp.4perc - cel - strings

Length

  • 14 min.

Manuscripts

Premiere Performance

  • Unknown

Published Editions

Recordings

Thematic Incipits

Bibliography

  1. Brown, Rae Linda. The Heart of a Woman: The Life and Music of Florence B. Price. Music in American Life. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2020.
  2. McGinty, Doris Evans. A Documentary History of the National Association of Negro Musicians. Chicago: Center for Black Music Research, Columbia College Chicago, 2004.

Notes

  1. The piece won an honorable mention for the orchestral music category in the 1932 Rodman Wanamaker competition. 

  2. This manuscript lists the name “Acorn” as the author, likely indicating an anonymized competition entry.