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Randall Goosby

Roots (Deluxe Edition)

Decca Classics
Release Date: April 12, 2024

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Randall Goosby Plays Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto
1 Simon: Hold Fast to Dreams 02:59  
2 Foley: Shelter Island 05:14  
3 Perkinson: Louisiana Blues Strut: A Catwalk 02:52  
4 Perkinson: I. Plain Blue/s [Blue/s Forms] 02:04  
5 Perkinson: II. Just Blue/s [Blue/s Forms] 03:02  
6 Perkinson: III. Jettin' Blue/s [Blue/s Forms] 02:54  
7 Gershwin: Summertime {Porgy and Bess] 02:00  
8 Gershwin: A Woman Is a Sometime Thing [Porgy and Bess] 01:49  
9 Gershwin: It Ain't Necessarily So [Porgy and Bess] 02:41  
10 Gershwin: Bess, You Is My Woman Now [Porgy and Bess] 03:35  
11 Still: Here's One (Arr. Kaufman for Violin and Piano) 03:33  
12 Still: I. African Dancer [Suite for Violin and Piano] 04:43  
13 Still: II. Mother and Child [Suite for Violin and Piano] 07:20  
14 Still: III. Gamin [Suite for Violin and Piano] 02:14  
15 Price: Elfentanz 04:21  
16 Price: Adoration 03:38  
17 Price: Fantasie No. 1 in G Minor 04:44  
18 Price: Fantasie No. 2 in F-Sharp Minor 05:28  
19 Coleridge-Taylor: Deep River (Arr. Maud Powell for Violin and Piano) 04:33  
20 Coleridge-Taylor: II. Cavatina [Suite for Violin and Piano, Op. 3] 03:26  
21 Dvorák: I. Allegro risoluto [Violin Sonatina in G Major, Op. 100, B. 120] 06:08  
22 Dvorák: II. Larghetto [Violin Sonatina in G Major, Op. 100, B. 120] 04:17  
23 Dvorák: III. Scherzo. Molto vivace [Violin Sonatina in G Major, Op. 100, B. 120] 03:01  
24 - Dvorák: IV. Finale. Allegro [Violin Sonatina in G Major, Op. 100, B. 120]  
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A new digital edition of his chart-topping debut album featuring premiere recordings paying tribute to Black composers

This is a Deluxe edition of the 2021 debut album Roots by rising star violinist Randall Goosby.

An exploration of the music written by Black composers and inspired by Black American culture. The album is a homage to the pioneering musicians who paved the way for Goosby and his generation of young artists.

Produced by 2021 GRAMMY Producer of the Year, David Frost, the release also includes world premiere recordings of music by Florence Price, lately enjoying renewed recognition across the world.

"This recording is a tribute to their lives and experiences, and their dedication to creating this art that we all love.” 
- Randall Goosby

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