MLK Tribute Concert

Yannick Nézet-Séguin - Conductor

Paul Jacobs - Organ

Xavier Foley - Double Bass

Charlotte Blake Alston - Speaker

Choirs from CAPA

Dorina Morrow - Director


Hailstork - Celebration!

Barber - Toccata festiva, for organ and orchestra

Rota - First movement from Divertimento concertante, for double bass and orchestra

Barber - Adagio for Strings

Bach - Selections from Magnificat

Smallwood - “Total Praise”

Johnson - “Lift Every Voice and Sing”

Monday, January 16, 2017

1:30 pm Girard College Chapel

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. Seating will be general admission and is first-come, first-served. Tickets do not guarantee entry and there is a limit of two per person. 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

For directions to Girard College please click here.

The Philadelphia Orchestra MLK Tribute Concert is presented by
Additional support is provided by the Annenberg Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts.
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