Selections from our Sunday Worship Service at The Unitarian Universalist Congregation at Montclair by Rev. Charles Blustein Ortman and Dr. Artis Wodehouse.
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PRAYER & MEDITATION
“This Side of the Frost Line”
by Rev. Charles Blustein Ortman and Dr. Artis Wodehouse
Poetry: Frost Line and Poetry
Piano: Nigerian Dance by Joshua Uzoigwe
Poetry: Late in the Autumn
Piano: Dusk by Nkeiru Okoye
Poetry: As Winter Begins
Piano: Volta Fantasy by J.H. Mwabena Nketia
Poetry: The Winter Deepens Still
Piano: Atwimu by J.H. Mwabena Nketia
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The piano selections played by Artis Wodehouse are all recently composed by an emerging school of African composers. They have recognized that the piano — essentially an 88-note tuned percussion instrument — lends itself very well to the intricate rhythms and spiritual content of all African music.