Cleveland Orchestra musicians “Honoring Black Composers" in upcoming concert events, May 24, 27, 28

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Tue - May 24, 2022, 7:00 pm

 

Cleveland Orchestra musicians “Honoring Black Composers" in upcoming concert events, May 24, 27, 28

Join Musicians of The Cleveland Orchestra in a community concert entitled “Honoring Black Composers.” The program showcases music by African American Classical composers, past and present, including some Ohio natives! Composers include Dolores White, H. Leslie Adams, Brian Raphael Nabors, William Grant Still, Allison Loggins-Hull, and more.  This 1-hour concert will be presented at Karamu House, which is recognized as the oldest, producing African American theatre in the nation. Following the performance, will be a talk back discussion and dialogue with musicians and composers.

Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 7:00 PM  Karamu House – 2355 East 89th St. Cleveland, OH 44106

Friday, May 27, 2022 at 6:30 PM
Saturday, May 28, 2022 at 7:00 PM
Reinberger Chamber Hall, Severance Music Center – 11001 Euclid Ave, Cleveland OH 44106
This 30-minute prelude concert version of Honoring Black Composers will be presented in Reinberger Chamber Hall in advance of the evening concert program.

Participating TCO musicians in Honoring Black Composers:  Charles Bernard, Lisa Boyko, Kathleen Collins, Bryan Dumm, Elayna Duitman, Yun-Ting Lee, Sonja Molloy, Eliesha Nelson, Frank Rosenwein, Emma Shook*, Joshua Smith, Isabel Trautwein*, Carolyn Gadiel Warner. *artistic leads