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To Thee We Sing

Thursday • April 4 • 7:30 pm


The NHSO marks the 80th Anniversary of Marian Anderson’s groundbreaking performance at Lincoln Memorial with a concert that celebrates the perseverance of the human spirit and the ability of music to speak to power. This resonant, poignant performance will use words, art, and music to commemorate and examine what it means to be an American.

Program:
Copland A Lincoln Portrait
Copland Down a Country Lane
Copland John Henry
Copland Letter from Home
Schwantner New Morning for the World (“Daybreak of Freedom”)
Roumain Hip-Hop Essay Part 1- Dance
Traditional My Country Tis of Thee
Traditional Songs from the Underground Railroad
Picker Old and Lost Rivers

William Boughton, conductor
Elliot Forrest, multimedia
All-City Orchestra

Tickets: $15 – $74; KidTix Free with Adult; College Students $10

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Watch & Listen

The Seattle Symphony performs Copland’s Lincoln Portrait 1993
Schwantner’s New Morning for the World (“Daybreak of Freedom”) 1997
Daniel Bernard Roumain

Marian Anderson Sings at Lincoln Memorial


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Details

Date:
Thursday • April 4
Time:
7:30 pm
Cost:
$15 – $74
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Venue

Lyman Center for the Performing Arts
501 Crescent Street
New Haven, Connecticut (CT) 06515
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Phone:
2033926154