Date: August 04, 2021 to August 04, 2021
Where: Hatch Memorial Shell, 47 David G Mugar Way,, Not found, Not found, Not found, 02108
Event Type: Other
Ticket Price: N/A
Boston Landmarks Orchestra, Christopher Wilkins, conductor Sigourney Cook, soprano Adrian Anantawan, violin Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67 George Gershwin Strike Up the Band Overture Florence Price Concert Overture No. 2 William Grant Still Spirituals: A Medley Nkeiru Okoye I am Harriet Tubman, Free Woman James P. Johnson Drums Jules Massenet Thaïs: Méditation Beethoven's Fifth Symphony begins with the most famous notes in history. The symphony moves from despair to joy as if tracing a "hero's journey." In America, the journey of Black artists has shaped our national sound. American music grew from the spirituals, blues, R&B, and the dance tunes George Gershwin heard in Harlem.