Part of: Visionary Sounds
Pulitzer Prize-winning, former US Poet Laureate Rita Dove narrates an evening of Beethoven through her “masterful collection” of poems Sonata Mulattica, a lyrical, layered work which “[details] the volatile relationship between the Black violinist George Bridgetower and Beethoven” (Los Angeles Times).
Ludwig van Beethoven
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A Major, "Kreutzer"
Selections from Sonata Mulattica