Cultural Crossroads

Black and Indigenous influences on Dvořák in America

Concert Recording​

Performed live on May 14, 2022

Unlimited viewing available until 

June 30, 2022 at 11:59 PM

Pre-Concert Interview

R. Carlos Nakai and John-Carlos Perea, PhD.


Antonín Dvořák 

String Quintet "American", op. 97 

String Quartet, "American" op. 96, Lento

Goin' Home arranged for soprano, strings, Native flute


Swing Low, Sweet Chariot

By an' By

My Lord, What a Morning

Florence Price (arranged for soprano and strings)



R. Carlos Nakai

Amazing Grace (arranged)

Butterflies Dancing

Clan of the Mists

The Honoring Song


Alexander String Quartet

Zakarias Grafilo, violin

Fred Lifsitz, violin

David Samuel, viola

Sandy Walsh-Wilson, cello

Pamela Freund-Striplen, viola

Michele Kennedy, soprano

R. Carlos Nakai, Native American flute