The Black Virtuoso Tradition

Presented by PostClassical Ensemble in partnership with Levine School and THEARC A concert of virtuoso piano fireworks by composers Black and white drawing on the African-American vernacular. Pianist Elizabeth Hill and noted stride-piano specialist Steve Mayer take audiences on a musical journey playing Louis Moreau Gottschalk, Antonin Dvorak, Scott Joplin, James P. Johnson, Jelly Roll…

Colour of Music Festival, Charleston, SC

The Colour of Music Festival (COMF) announces the ninth annual Colour of Music Festival February 2-5, 2022 at historic Charleston locations showcasing leading black classical artists from the U.S., France, and Colombia South America. The 2022 series builds on the expansion of the Festival’s chamber music and brings back its original ‘Virtuosi’ co-ed moniker begun…

The Souls of Black Folk: Rediscovering Black Classical Music

  Presented by PostClassical Ensemble in partnership with Howard University and the Coalition for African Americans in the Performing Arts PCE explores the roots of Black classical music, from the sorrow songs that speak to the suffering of enslaved Africans in the United States to the spiritual arrangements of composer Harry Burleigh and the musical…

Music of Grace presents: Sandy Choi and Elizabeth G. Hill

Music of Grace’s 2021-2022 season opens with a concert for violin and piano featuring violinist, Sandy Choi, and Music of Grace Artist-In-Residence, Elizabeth G. Hill. This program will feature works by Lili Boulanger, Jessie Montgomery, Florence Price, and Poldowski. Concert is free and open to all patrons. Donations are graciously accepted.

Music that Inspires

National Philharmonic – Chamber Series featuring: Laura Colgate, violin, Elizabeth Hill, piano, Willie Clark, tuba, & Cheryl Hill, clarinet works by: Robert Schumann, Camille Saint-Saëns, Barbara York, and Florence Price What is art, and how does it come into being? How is all art connected, and what does it have to do with being intrinsically…

National Bell Festival: First and Forward

The National Bell Festival is thrilled to present Elizabeth Hill on piano for a program highlighting the rich diversity and history of piano works in America. Each of the featured composers, spanning more than a century of creative exploration, expands upon the musical language of heritage, of folk and sacred music, to forge new and…

2 More Days …

Many thanks to the folks at the National Bell Festival for this signed print of their official 2021 festival artwork by Cris Clapp Logan! I’m hopeful that starting off the new year by performing beautiful music by Tatev Amiryan, Alexandra Gardner, Florence Price, and William Grant Still, on a gilded Steinway B, might usher in…

Music of Grace Concert Series presents: Elizabeth G. Hill

Music of Grace’s 2020-2021 all-virtual season opens with a concert for solo piano featuring Artist-In-Residence, Elizabeth G. Hill. Elizabeth will be performing works by Florence Price and William Grant Still. This program will be premiered on Sunday, Sept. 20 at 5:30pm EST via the Music of Grace Concert Series Facebook and YouTube pages, and the…