Today's playlist featured music performed and arranged by Sweet Honey in the Rock. This ensemble was founded by Bernice Johnson Reagon in 1973. The ensemble's messages are proclaimed through a large catalog of songs addressing the world's woes. Their music combines contemporary rhythms and narratives with a musical style rooted in Gospel music, spirituals and hymns.
1. Frederick Chopin, Waltz in C sharp, minor, Van Cliburn
2. Ludwig van Beethoven, Sonata No. 1 F minor, Alfred Brendel
3. Traditional, African Drum Invocation, Jessye Norman