PRESS & MEDIA
Dive deeper into the world of Boston Landmarks Orchestra with our new Livestream Events on our Facebook Live page! Maestro Christopher Wilkins explores a variety of musical topics with fellow collaborators, partners, musicians, and experts in the field of music, with you in the audience. There is a Q&A portion of our livestream events, so take the opportunity to ask questions to Maestro Wilkins and guest speakers in real time.
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Check out our most recent Livestream Event recordings below!
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
A 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