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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
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)
Abraham, Martin and John
Schools: De Diego, Inter-American, Nixon
Conductor: Daniel Wallenberg
Hymn to Freedom
Believe in Love
Schools: CICS-Irving Park, Hurley, Pershing, Reavis, Robinson, Tonti
Conductor: Stephanie Gregoire
Precious Lord, Take My Hand
Peace – as performed by New Direction
Schools: Catalyst-Circle Rock, Lovett, Nobel
Conductor: Keshena Luckett
Schools: Disney II, Pritzker
Conductor: Evan Bruno
Move On Up
We Shall Overcome