"I Have a Dream" 50th Anniversary Concert
To honor one of the greatest speeches in American history, the orchestra presents Boston's musical tribute to the inspiration and ideals that lie at the heart of Dr. King's dream.
Sponsored by: Eastern Bank, Arbella Insurance Foundation,
Free for All Concert Fund
Media partner: Bay State Banner
This concert will be broadcast live on Classical New England 99.5 FM!
Christopher Wilkins, Conductor
Boston Landmarks One City Choir
New England Spiritual Ensemble
Back Bay Chorale,
Scott Allen Jarrett, Music Director
Michelle Johnson, soprano
Davron Monroe, tenor
Philip Lima, baritone
André Ward, alto saxophone
James Westwater, photochoreographer
Three Spirituals from A Child of Our Time (Tippett)
Cry, the Beloved Country (Weill)
Battle Hymn of the Republic (arr. Wilhousky)
'Martin Luther King' from Three Black Kings (Ellington)
I Have a Dream (Hoiby)
Lincoln Portrait (Copland)
Where: DCR's Hatch Shell on the Esplanade
For directions to the Hatch Shell click here.
Rain location: Back Bay Events Center
180 Berkeley Street
Boston, MA 02116
For directions to the Back Bay Events Center click here.
For weather alerts: Call 617-987-2000 or Text LANDMARKS to 51555
Read more about our up-coming concert on our blog!