Yannick Nézet-Séguin - Conductor
Adé Williams - Violin
Charlotte Blake Alston - Speaker
Choirs from CAPA
Dorina Morrow - Director
Beethoven - “Welten singen Dank und Ehre,” from Christ on the Mount of Olives
Grieg - Suite No. 1 from Peer Gynt
Saint-Saëns - Havanaise, for violin and orchestra
Barber - Adagio for Strings
Smallwood - “Total Praise”
Miller - “My Soul Has Been Anchored in the Lord”
Hannibal - “Work Song,” from One Land, One River, One People
Johnson - “Lift Every Voice and Sing”
Monday, January 18, 2016
Join The Philadelphia Orchestra in honoring the life and work of the great Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, and in celebrating our Philadelphia community, with the uniting power of music.
The concert is free but tickets are required, and will be available beginning January 6, at 12 PM.
Seating will be general admission and is first-come, first-served. Tickets do not guarantee entry and there is a limit of four per person. Doors will open at 1 PM.
Additionally, this year's performance will be broadcast live on WRTI 90.1 FM. Listeners cna tune in on the radio or through the WRTI website http://wrti.org/#stream/0.
The Martin Luther King Jr. Tribute Concert is presented by PECO. Additional support is provided by the National Endowment for the Arts.