Catch Bonnie singing Margaret Bonds on Performance Today, 1/15/24

Margaret Bonds (1913-1972) was an African American composer and one of the first black composers to be widely recognized in the U.S.. She was known for her solo vocal works, including spiritual settings and art songs. Bonnie’s 2003 recording of Margaret Bonds’ song, “Dream Variation” from her Three Dream Portraits , with text by Langston […]

“Minstrel Man” from Three Dream Portraits by Margaret Bonds

In honor of Black History Month, I am sharing a song by Margaret Bonds from my CD of songs composed by American Women.  The Album is entitled De Toda La Eternidad and is available on Amazon, Amazon Music, Apple Music and Spotify.