MLK Tribute Concert
Cristian Macelaru - Conductor
Gabriel Cabezas - Cello
Charlotte Blake Alston - Speaker
Philadelphia All City Choir
Dorina Morrow - Director
Copland - Fanfare for the Common Man
Coleridge-Taylor - The Bamboula (Rhapsodic Dance)
Spiritual - "Go Down, Moses"
Márquez - Danzón No. 2
Bragato - Graciela y Buenos Aires, for cello and string orchestra
Abels - Outburst
Barber - Adagio for Strings
Smallwood - "Total Praise"
Johnson - "Lift Every Voice and Sing"
Monday, January 20, 20141:30 pm Girard College Chapel
Join The Philadelphia Orchestra in honoring the life and work of the great Dr. Martin Luther King Jr, and in celebrating our Philadelphia community, with the uniting power of music. Volunteers will be collecting new school supplies in support of the King Day of Service signature project. We encourage patrons to bring school supplies to donate to local area public schools.
Seating is general admission and is first-come, first-served. Limit four tickets per person.
Doors will open at 12:30 PM.
The Martin Luther King Jr. Tribute Concert is sponsored by
In partnership with
- Limited parking will be available at Girard College and it is first-come, first-served.
- Parking is also available at St. Joe's Prep (1733 W Girard Ave.). Shuttle service will be provided from this location to the Girard College campus. We encourage you to arrive early. The shuttle will begin running at 8 AM and end following the performance, pick up times may vary.
- On street parking is available.
We highly encourage carpooling and public transportation.
For directions please visit www.girardcollege.edu
2101 S College Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19121
St. Joseph's Preparatory School
1733 West Girard Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19130