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Santa Monica Symphony MLK Concert

Santa Monica Symphony MLK Concert Please join the Santa Monica Symphony January 18th at 2pm in SGI Auditorium to celebrate the MLK Holiday with some free music.  

Coleridge-Taylor:  Overture to Hiawatha
Copland:  Lincoln Portrait
Still: Afro-American Symphony
Traditional: “We Shall Overcome”


The Santa Monica Symphony celebrates the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at the annual MLK Holiday Weekend Concert Saturday afternoon, January 18. The music of African American composers Samuel Coleridge-Taylor and William Grant Still share the program with Aaron Copland’s uplifting “Lincoln Portrait” narrated by KUSC’s Rich Capparela. The concert includes the traditional audience sing-along of “We Shall Overcome”, the anthem of the Civil Rights Movement.


Saturday, January 18, 2020, 2:00pmAnnual Martin Luther King Holiday Concert
Santa Monica Symphony Orchestra
Guido Lamell, Music Director and Conductor
Rich Capparela, narrator

SGI Auditorium, 525 Wilshire Blvd., Santa Monica
All Santa Monica Symphony Concerts are FREE
Open seating
www.smsymphony.org
(310) 395-6330

Presenter / Producer: Santa Monica Symphony

Listed Categories
Music > Classical


Event Phone: 310-395-6330

Venue
SGI Auditorium
525 Wilshire Blvd.
Santa Monica CA 90401

Regions:
LA - Hollywood / Westside


Performance Dates: 1/18/2020
Saturday, 01/18/2020

Performance Times
2pm-5pm, Jan 18

Ticket Information( FREE EVENT! ):
free admission for all, open seating (no ticket required)

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Event Information

Social Media or other Links:
https://www.facebook.com/smsymphony/


 

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