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Black History Month Concert Series

February 15, 2018 @ 10:45 am

More than 4,000 In-School singers and the world-renowned Voice of Chicago perform at Symphony Center for our Black History Month Concert Series, presented by Target.

Performances take place at the following dates and times:

February 14, 15 & 16, 2018 at 10:45am.

Seating is limited for Black History Month Concert Series. We will accommodate patrons on a first come, first served basis as space is available. To attend please enter Symphony Center through the Michigan Avenue lobby and check in with our staff at the CCC table. From there you will be directed to your seat based on availability. We will begin accommodating patrons at 10:00am.

Concert Program – feb 15

Combined Choirs

Lift Every Voice and Sing


Schools: Alphonsus, Ogden, Swift
Conductor: Elisabeth Van Schoonhoven

I Wish I Knew How it Would Feel to be Free

Schools: Hale, Spry, Walsh
Conductor: Lisa Roth

A Tisket, A Tasket – as performed by Ella Fitzgerald & the Chick Webb Orchestra

Schools: Burroughs, Crown, Keller, Whittier
Conductor: Miriam Cowen

1 2 3 Victory (Rise Up)

Combined Choirs

Abraham, Martin and John

Schools: De Diego, Inter-American, Nixon
Conductor: Daniel Wallenberg

Hymn to Freedom

Combined Choirs

Believe in Love

Schools: CICS-Irving Park, Hurley, Pershing, Reavis, Robinson, Tonti
Conductor: Stephanie Gregoire

Black Butterfly

Combined Choirs

Precious Lord, Take My Hand

Peace – as performed by New Direction

Schools: Catalyst-Circle Rock, Lovett, Nobel
Conductor: Keshena Luckett

Finish Strong

Schools: Disney II, Pritzker
Conductor: Evan Bruno

Move On Up

Combined Choirs

We Shall Overcome


February 15, 2018
10:45 am
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Symphony Center
220 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL
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