Let Freedom Sing
Monday, January 16, 2017 - 7:00 p.m.
Admission Info: Starting at $1
Event Category: Music & Concerts
Let Freedom Sing: The 10th Annual Concert Celebration of the Martin Luther King Holiday
Featuring: Vanessa German & The Heritage Gospel Chorale of Pittsburgh
and joined by choirs from Pittsburgh’s High School for the Creative and Performing Arts (CAPA), Franklin Regional High School, McKeesport Area High School, The Lemington Chorale, and Choirs from the Greater Pittsburgh Unitarian Universalist Churches.
Also featuring: Reed Dance II - Greer Reed, Artistic Director
Let Freedom Sing features MLK-inspired oratory by the award-winning artist Vanessa German, performances by Reed Dance II directed by acclaimed choreographer Greer Reed, choral arrangements by The Heritage Gospel Chorale of Pittsburgh, and a spectacular finale by a mass choir made up of singers from all over the Pittsburgh region: from city and suburb, from white neighborhoods and black neighborhoods, from affluent areas and struggling areas, from adult choirs and high school choirs. The performance lifts up the values championed by Dr. King: Diversity, Unity, Non-violence, Justice, Peace, Love, Compassion, Desegregation, Anti-racism, Anti-poverty. Through freewill monetary donations, the concert benefits the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank.
Brought to you by:
Heritage Gospel Chorale of Pittsburgh