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Women in Music panel discussion 7pm EDT Thursday, August 13, 2020
Dances and Delights concert 7pm EDT Wednesday, July 29, 2020
Simple Gifts concert 7pm EDT Wednesday, July 15, 2020
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A Discussion of Copland’s Appalachian Spring with Maestro Christopher Wilkins
Christopher Wilkins, and Marielisa and Mariesther Alvarez, co-founders of Boston String Academy
A live discussion with Maestro Christopher Wilkins and Boston String Academy co-founders Marielisa and Mariesther Alvarez. The three will discuss BSA’s founding and how it continues to improve young Bostonian’s lives through music
Posted by Boston Landmarks Orchestra on Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Adrian Anantawan and Christopher Wilkins
Landmarks, ZUMIX, and the Power of Music
Landmarks, ZUMIX, and the Power of MusicA look back at our acclaimed collaboration with East Boston’s ZUMIX. Composer Gonzalo Grau, ZUMIX Director of Operations Jenny Shulman, and ZUMIX alumna Angelina Botticelli join Maestro Wilkins to reflect on the the pieces that ZUMIX students co-composed with Grau for Landmarks. We will also touch on the unique role ZUMIX plays in Boston, and their belief that “music is the most powerful means of developing adolescent self-identity.”
Posted by Boston Landmarks Orchestra on Wednesday, June 3, 2020
Who Invented Beethoven?
A Conversation with Roland Carter, Diane White-Clayton, Emmett Price, and Christopher Wilkins
Maestro Christopher Wilkins chats with several leading voices in the world of choral music, with a particular focus on spirituals and African-American church music. Landmarks has commissioned a new piece from “Dr. Dee” based on Dr. Carter’s celebrated arrangement of the spiritual “In Bright Mansions Above.” Noted music scholar, minister, and radio personality Dr. Emmett G. Price III will lead the conversation
Posted by Boston Landmarks Orchestra on Friday, May 15, 2020
Virtual Visit with Christopher Wilkins and the Vitale Family
A Virtual Visit with the Vitales and their Violins
Posted by Boston Landmarks Orchestra on Monday, May 11, 2020
A Conversation with Ashleigh Gordon, Anthony Green, and Christopher Wilkins
Join us for a live conversation with Maestro Christopher Wilkins and Ashleigh Gordon and Anthony R. Green, co-founders of Castle of Our Skins, a concert and educational series dedicated to celebrating Black artistry through music. They will reflect on our collaboration last year with Jean Appolon Expressions and the Conservatory Lab Charter School, and will address the larger topics of diversity, equity, and inclusion in classical music. Ashleigh is member of the viola section of Boston Landmarks Orchestra, and Anthony is an internationally-recognized composer.
Note the unusual time: 12:00 EDT, as Mr. Green will be joining us live from his home in Europe.
Posted by Boston Landmarks Orchestra on Wednesday, May 6, 2020
A Conversation with Devin Ferreira and Christopher Wilkins
Join us live on Thursday, April 30, at 6:00pm EDT for a discussion with Maestro Christopher Wilkins and frequent Landmarks collaborator, rapper, and educator Devin Ferreira. The two will discuss why Devin chose to have a career centered on working with young people, his work with Camp Harbor View and the Mattapan Teen Center, the intersection between classical music and hip hop, and much more.
Posted by Boston Landmarks Orchestra on Thursday, April 30, 2020