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Black History Month Concert Series
February 10 @ 11:00 am
All 4,200 In-School singers and the world-renowned Voice of Chicago come together for a dynamic educational program and performance honoring black culture. The theme of the concert series aligns with the 2020 Black History Month national theme, “African Americans and the Vote.”
Click here to watch highlights from our 2018 Black History Month Concert Series.
The Black History Month concert series is supported, in part, by Bob and Rose Fealy and the Vandenberg Family.
Voice of Chicago is presented by Allstate.
This event is free and open to the public.*
Performances take place at the following dates and times:
February 10, 11 & 12, 2020 at 11am.
*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 – february 10
Lift Every Voice and Sing
Schools: Boone, De Diego, La Salle II, Rogers
Conductor: Daniel Wallenberg
Schools: Burroughs, Green, Higgins, Miles Davis, Robinson
Conductor: Michaela Bateman
Schools: Reavis, Shoesmith, Woodlawn
Conductor: Magdalena Delgado
Ain’t Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me ‘Round
Schools: Canty, Catalyst-Circle Rock, TMSOE, Young
Conductor: Miriam Kim
If He Did it Before (Same God)
People Get Ready
Voice Of Chicago
Schools: Carver, Disney II, LaSalle, Nettelhorst
Conductor: Evan Bruno & Mark Myers
Yes We Can Can
Schools: Cooper, Greeley, Jungman, N. Davis, Vanderpoel, Walsh
Conductor: Lisa Arnold
Schools: Gresham, Harvard, Henderson, Hurley, Mays
Conductor: Lonnie Norwood
We Shall Overcome