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Celebration of Black History Month Through Music

Event organizers: Magalie Desince, SLA NY Diversity Committee
Title: Harlem Chamber Players Black History Month Concert
When: Feb 28, 2019
Time: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (ET)
Location: Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Langston Hughes Auditorium
515 Malcolm X Boulevard (135th St and Malcolm X Blvd), NY, NY 10037
Admission: Free and open to all!!

Join us for an evening of music by the Harlem Chamber Players as they host their 11th Annual Black History Month celebration. This concert will commemorate the 400th anniversary of the importation of the first black slaves to America. The Harlem Chamber Players commissioned the noted composer Adolphus Hailstork to composer the concert aria Nobody Know for this event.

Program
Beethoven’s Weary Blues
Adolphus Hailstork Piano Quintet “Detroit” for Piano and Strings
Adolphus Hailstork Nobody Know for Baritone and Strings with text by Herbert Martin
Antonín Dvořák String Quartet, Op. 96

Registration opens on February 14th, please self-register here.

Maximum number of attendees is 20. We will need an accurate headcount so after you register with eventbrite you must also register with SLA here.

Registration ends on February 22nd.

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