Street Songs http://mtpr.org en Langston Hughes - I Too Sing America http://mtpr.org/post/langston-hughes-i-too-sing-america <p>2/10/2014 - Langston Hughes, an enduring icon of the Harlem Renaissance, is best known for his written work, which wedded his fierce dedication to social justice with his belief in the transformative power of the word.&nbsp; But he was a music lover too and some of the works he was most proud of were collaborations with composers and musicians.&nbsp; Hosted <strong>Terrance McKnight, </strong>WQXR host and former Morehouse professor of music, <em>I Too, Sing America </em>will dive into the songs, cantatas, musicals, and librettos that flowed from Hughes' pen.&nbsp; As he did with his poetry Tue, 04 Feb 2014 18:02:00 +0000 Sue Ginn 14474 at http://mtpr.org Langston Hughes - I Too Sing America