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New London Community Orchestra – Concert for Healing

New London Community Orchestra - Concert for Healing

Date/Time
Monday, January 17, 2022
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Location
Garde Arts Center
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The New London Community Orchestra presents a Martin Luther Day Concert. Masks and proof of vaccination required

New London Community Orchestra Presents

Suite of Dances — Florence Price
Five Movements in Color for Orchestra:
The African American Experience
— Mary D. Watkins

Soul of Remembrance – Mary D. Watkins
Lyric for Strings — George Walker
In Memoriam “The Colored Soldiers who Died for Democracy” — Wm Grant Still
Martin Luther King March— Kirk Edwards
Lift Every Voice and Sing(with vocalist) — James and John Johnson, arr. Kirk Edwards

Civil rights anthems performed with vocalists (selections may change)

Take My Hand, Precious Lord (favorite song of MLK)
How I got Over* 

I’m on My Way* 

Oh Freedom*

Sing along with audience (lyrics in program)

We Shall Overcome *
Amazing Grace 


* performed at 1963 March on Washington (I Have a Dream)

 

Admission: FREE