Martin Luther King Jr. Music Celebration

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Orchestra 2001 will celebrate Martin Luther King Day with original music pieces composed specifically for this event. Performers include:

  • Richard Danielpour, renowned composer and Curtis Institute of Music faculty member
  • Anthony McGill, principal clarinetist of the Metropolitan Opera
  • Play on, Philly!, a West Philadelphia-based organization
  • Dr. Jay Fluellen, a Philadelphia-born composer
  • Jennifer Higdon, teacher at The Curtis Institute of Music

The concert will follow a 7:30 p.m. discussion on Martin Luther King Jr.’s influence on the composers.

The performance takes place at the Kimmel Center’s Perelman Theater. Tickets are $35 for adults, $25 for seniors and $15 for students and can be purchased here or by calling 215-893-1999.

Martin Luther King Jr. Music Celebration
Event Category: Live Music
When: January 18, 2014
Time: 8:00pm
Where: Perelman Theater, 300 S. Broad St.
More Info: http://www.orchestra2001.org
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Orchestra2001?sk=app_4949752878
Twitter: https://twitter.com/o2001


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