“February 1, 2021. A collection of classical music written by African-American women over the last century is a jewel—an example of the depth and range of compositions that lie waiting to be discovered. As we begin Black History Month, Soulscapes is our Classical Album of the Week. First released in 2006, its message persists in 2021, awakening us to artists too long overlooked.

The solo piano works in this album will be a delightful surprise for many—an introduction to some composers and music previously unheard, performed by pianist Maria Thompson Corley…”