Our City, Your Orchestra: Johnson House Historic Site

Part 1

Juliette Kang Violin
Kirsten Johnson Viola
Daniel Matsukawa Bassoon

Lowry/arr. Kang “How Can I Keep from Singing?”
Traditional/arr. Matsukawa “Oh Freedom”

The Johnson House, located in nearby Germantown, was a pivotal station along the Underground Railroad in the 1800’s. In this episode of Our City, Your Orchestra, hear from a descendant of the original owners as well as State Representative Stephen Kinsey, and learn about the brave men and women who embarked on a perilous journey to freedom.

Learn more about Johnson House Historic Site at www.johnsonhouse.org.

   

Part 2

Juliette Kang Violin
Kirsten Johnson Viola
Daniel Matsukawa Bassoon

Beethoven "O welche Lust!," from Fidelio
 

Our City, Your Orchestra is supported in part by the William Penn Foundation, with additional support provided through the PNC Arts Alive initiative, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Presser Foundation.

William Penn Foundation

PNC Arts Alive

National Endowment for the Arts

The Presser Foundation