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The San Antonio Symphony, conducted by André Raphel and the MLK Mass Choir, presents this concert honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy.  This program will include the inspiring poem-set-to-music, Lift Every Voice and Sing, sections of Hailstork’s Three Spirituals for Orchestra, as well as works by Coleridge-Taylor, Beethoven, Duke Ellington, and others. 

In addition to the inspiring Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Concert, the San Antonio Symphony is also hosting Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Young Peoples Concerts, a series of free performances for local students. As an interactive enhancement to the 2017 Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Young People’s Concert program, the San Antonio Symphony will conduct a “Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Speech Contest” for attending 5th grade students, the winners of which will be invited to recite excerpts from Dr. King’s iconic “I Have A Dream” speech onstage at the concerts.

The San Antonio Symphony, conducted by André Raphel and the MLK Mass Choir, presents this concert honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. This program will include the inspiring poem-set-to-music, Lift Every Voice and Sing, sections of Hailstork’s Three Spirituals for Orchestra, as well as works by Coleridge-Taylor, Beethoven, Duke Ellington, and others.

In addition to the inspiring Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Concert, the San Antonio Symphony is also hosting Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Young Peoples Concerts, a series of free performances for local students. As an interactive enhancement to the 2017 Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Young People’s Concert program, the San Antonio Symphony will conduct a “Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Speech Contest” for attending 5th grade students, the winners of which will be invited to recite excerpts from Dr. King’s iconic “I Have A Dream” speech onstage at the concerts.

The San Antonio Symphony, conducted by André Raphel and the MLK Mass Choir, presents this concert honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy. This program will include the inspiring poem-set-to-music, Lift Every Voice and Sing, sections of Hailstork’s Three Spirituals for Orchestra, as well as works by Coleridge-Taylor, Beethoven, Duke Ellington, and others.

In addition to the inspiring Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Concert, the San Antonio Symphony is also hosting Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Young Peoples Concerts, a series of free performances for local students. As an interactive enhancement to the 2017 Celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Young People’s Concert program, the San Antonio Symphony will conduct a “Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Speech Contest” for attending 5th grade students, the winners of which will be invited to recite excerpts from Dr. King’s iconic “I Have A Dream” speech onstage at the concerts.

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WHERE

Tobin Center for the Performing Arts
100 Auditorium Cir.
San Antonio, TX 78205
https://www.tobincenter.org/box-office/2017-01/martin-luther-king-jr-concert

TICKET INFO

$10
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