QSO Celebrates Black History Month
February 10, 2019 at 2:30 pmFREE ADMISSION
Join the Queens Symphony Orchestra as we commemorate the 50th anniversary of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a poignant work using the speech by Senator Robert Kennedy on the night of the assassination. Also featured will be works of African-American composer(s). Sujari Britt, an emerging African-American talent will join us playing the Elgar Cello Concerto
Come and join us as we pay tribute to one of the most influential leaders of our time. We look forward to seeing you there!
Make a career of humanity. Commit yourself to the noble struggle for equal rights. You will make a better person of yourself, a greater nation of your country, and a finer world to live in.”
March for Integrated Schools, April 18, 1959.- Martin Luther King Jr.