Bonds, Margaret

Margaret Allison Bonds began her musical training with her mother, Estella Bonds, and continued composition studies with Florence Price and William Dawson. She attended Northwestern University and the Juilliard School of Music. She was well-known as a pianist and teacher in Chicago, New York, and Los Angeles, and collaborated with Langston Hughes on songs and musical theater. Her Credo for baritone, chorus and orchestra was performed by the Los Angeles Symphony Orchestra under Zubin Mehta shortly after her death in 1972.
African Dance

African Dance

Text by Langston Hughes. Duet for two solo voices with piano accompaniment. The text emphasizes the powerful rhythms of African drums and the sensual...
Composer: Margaret Bonds
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Credo

Credo

Piano/Vocal score. Soprano and Baritone Soloist, SATB chorus. The text for this choral masterpiece is W.E.B Du Bois' "Credo" (1904),...
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Credo

Credo

for Soprano and Baritone Soloist, SATB Chorus and Orchestra Instrumentation: S solo, Bar solo, SATB, orch: 2 Fl/Pic, 2 ob, 2 Bsn, Cbn, 2 Hn, 2 Tpt, 3...
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Especially Do I Believe in the Negro Race

Especially Do I Believe in the Negro Race

For Soprano Solo, SATB Chorus and Piano This is the lyrical second movement from Margaret Bonds' larger work, "Credo" on text by WEB...
Composer: Margaret Bonds
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Montgomery Variations

Montgomery Variations

for Orchestra Instrumentation: 2 Fl., 2 Ob., Engl. Hn., 3 Cl., B Cl., 2 Bsn., Cbsn., 4 Hn., 3 Tpt, 4 Tbn, Tuba, Timp, Perc, Hp, Vln I, Vln II, Vla,...
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No Man has seen His Face

No Man has seen His Face

for Solo Voice, SATB Chorus, Piano This is one of two short sacred choruses and two sacred songs on the same texts that Bonds composed in 1968. The...
Composer: Margaret Bonds
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Six Songs on Poems by Edna St Vincent Millay (medium voice)

Six Songs on Poems by Edna St Vincent Millay (medium voice)

Edited by John Michael Cooper. The Millay settings are remarkable for their almost symphonic textures and pronounced sense of drama. Bonds’ music...
Composer: Margaret Bonds
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Six Songs on Poems by Edna St. Vincent Millay

Six Songs on Poems by Edna St. Vincent Millay

Edited by John Michael Cooper. Those who know the composer from the melodic richness and emotional intensity of familiar works such as “Troubled...
Composer: Margaret Bonds
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St. Francis' Prayer

St. Francis' Prayer

Bonds composed this choral piece in 1968. The text for this work is the well known and timeless "Prayer for St Francis of Assissi" (anonymous) that...
Composer: Margaret Bonds
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Touch the Hem of His Garment

Touch the Hem of His Garment

for Soprano/Tenor Solo, SATB chorus, Piano This is one of two short sacred choruses and two sacred songs on the same texts that Bonds composed in...
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