Sat 30th Jun
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
A PROGRAMME OF MUSIC CELEBRATING THE LIFE AND WORK OF CORETTA & MARTIN LUTHER KING ON THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF KING’S ASSASSINATION
Listen to a short extract from Andy Keenan’s beautiful for Boola performed by the NMSW Trio:
The concert will include music by composers who were contemporaries of the Kings, specially commissioned new pieces by Hannah Kendall and Sadie Harrison, and a new work by Andy Keenan reworking ideas from the Duke Ellington classic Black, Brown & Beige.
With readings from the works of Martin Luther King and spirituals sung by local choirs.
THE NMSW TRIO
Andy Keenan: clarinets & sax
Lionel Handy: cello
Tomáš Klement: piano
with singer Michelle Ezigbo
Processional by Hannah Kendal
Requiem (Introit & Kyrie) by Peter Sculthorpe
Coretta by Sadie Harrison
Night Fantasy by Dorothy Rudd Moore
New work by Andy Keenan
NB. Although bookings are now closed, tickets will be available on the door.
Bookings via this website are now closed. They are still available from the St. George's box office.