Wednesday, January 10, 2018

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The Philadelphia Orchestra's Giving Tuesday concert
Martin Luther King, Jr., Tribute Concert
The Philadelphia Orchestra
Monday, January 15 1:30 PM
Girard College Chapel
Thomas Wilkins Conductor

Charlotte Blake Alston Speaker

Philadelphia High School for Creative and Performing Arts Chorus
      B. Lauren Thomas Director
Immaculata University Choir

      Dorina Morrow Director

Boyer Silver Fanfare
Coleridge-Taylor "Danse nègre," from African Suite
Traditional "John the Revelator"

Rutter "The Lord Is My Shepherd"

Ellington "King of the Magi," from Suite from The Three Black Kings

Still Fourth movement from Symphony No. 1 ("Afro-American")

Hannibal "Hymn for the World"

Barber Adagio for Strings

Smallwood "Total Praise"

Johnson "Lift Every Voice and Sing"

The concert is free but tickets are required. Seating will be general admission and is first come, first served. Tickets do not guarantee entry and there is a limit of four per household. Doors will open at 1 PM.

Additionally, this year’s performance will be broadcast live on WRTI 90.1 FM. Listeners can tune in on the radio or through the WRTI website.
The Philadelphia Orchestra Martin Luther King, Jr., Tribute Concert is presented by PECO logo

Additional support is provided by
NEA logo   Annenberg Foundation logo

Hannibal’s work as Music Alive Composer-in-Residence is generously supported by New Music USA and Carole Haas Gravagno.

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