::We Shall Overcome, A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. @ Koerner Hall::

WE SHALL OVERCOME,
A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Featuring Damien Sneed and Toronto Mass ChoirRCM_FirstFriday_Nov-Dec_Overcome_web.jpg

Date: Sunday, January 13, 2019
Time: 7:00 pm
Price: Starting at $40
Genre: Jazz Roots Blues
Series: Trailblazers
Venue: Koerner Hall 

ABOUT THIS EVENT

Inspired by the words and actions of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., We Shall Overcome ties together a living lineage of music and culture that includes traditional gospel, modern gospel, classical, jazz, Broadway, and spirituals. Five astounding singers and a quartet of musicians led by music director Damien Sneed bring together songs from Aretha Franklin, Duke Ellington, Stevie Wonder, Nina Simone, and Donny Hathaway, as well as traditional spirituals, with excerpts from Dr. King’s recorded speeches 50 years after his death – evoking the inspirations, struggles, and triumphs of civil rights activists and defenders. 

PURCHASE TICKETS ONLINE NOW

https://www.rcmusic.com/tickets/seats/77401
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