Ashleigh Gordon, viola
Anthony Green, piano
Che Buford – A Day Passes (viola, piano, & electronics)
Born out of the desire to foster cultural curiosity, Castle of our Skins celebrates Black artistry through classical music. 18 composers who identify as Black or part of the African Diaspora answered the Black Composer Miniature Challenge set by Castle of Our Skins (COOS), writing 30-second “miniature” pieces for solo piano, solo viola, or viola-piano duo.