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Gateways Radio - a new series premieres on January 8, 2023


The annual Gateways Music Festival presents a brand new 13-week series of one hour programs highlighting music from its festivals and other musicians of African descent. Garrett McQueen is our host. Sundays at 12pm

Garrett McQueen
Garrett McQueen

1/8 Frank: Coqueteos Cockerham: Fantasia on Lift Every Voice and Sing Wolfgang: Common Ground Joplin: Cascades Still: Symphony No. 1, Afro-American (Sphinx Virtuosi; Damon Gupton, cond; Gateways Festival Orchestra, Michael Morgan, cond; Timothy Holley, c; Joshua Hood, bn; Armenta Hummings Dumisani, p; Detroit Symphony Orchestra; Neeme Järvi, cond)

1/15 Buskaid: Sunrise Price: Piano Sonata Traditional: Let My People Go Dawson: Negro Folk Symphony (Buskaid Soweto String Ensemble; Althea Waites, p; Howard Johnson Chorale; Gateways Orchestra, Michael Morgan, cond)

1/22 Debussy: Arabesque No. 1 Abels: Dance for Martin’s Dream Baker: Saxophone Concerto Lee III: A Narrow Pathway Traveled Perkinson: Worship (Branford Marsalis, sax; English Chamber Orchestra; Andrew Litton, cond; Gateways Orchestra; Michael Morgan, cond; Thomas Walsh, sax; Czech National Symphony Orchestra; Paul Freeman, cond; Judy Dines, f; Terrance Patterson, cl; Kelly Hall Thompkins, v; Kenneth Law, c; David Berry, p)

1/29 J.S. Bach: Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring Montgomery: Banner Swanson: The Cuckoo Traditional: There is a Balm in Gilead J.S. Bach: Cello Suite No. 1 Traditional: When Asked Wherein My Hope Lies Traditional: Amazing Grace Perkinson: Lamentations (Armenta Hummings Dumisani, p; Catalyst Quartet; Thapelo Masita, c)

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