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Martin Luther King, Jr., Tribute Concert

in Verizon Hall

Monday
Jan 17, 2022, 1:00 PM

Performance Details

Yannick Nézet-Séguin Conductor
Laurin Talese Vocalist
Amaryn Olmeda Violin
Charlotte Blake Alston Speaker

Johnson “Lift Every Voice and Sing”
Coleman Seven O’Clock Shout
Simon Fate Now Conquers
Beethoven Fourth movement from Symphony No. 7
Price Adoration, for solo violin and string orchestra
Barber Adagio for Strings
(with narration based on the words of Martin Luther King, Jr.)
Price Third and Fourth movements from Symphony No. 1

Join Yannick and Your Philadelphia Orchestra in honoring the life and work of the great Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and celebrating our Philadelphia community with the uniting power of music.

Please note: This year's performance takes place in Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center. The concert is free, but tickets are required. Seating is general admission and on a first-come, first-served basis starting 30 minutes prior to the start of the performance. Tickets do not guarantee entry. Doors will open at 12:30 PM.

The concert will be broadcast live on WRTI 90.1 FM.

Verizon Hall

Sponsors

The Philadelphia Orchestra’s Annual Martin Luther King, Jr., Tribute Concert is generously sponsored by PECO, with additional sponsorship from the National Endowment for the Arts and the Annenberg Foundation.

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