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MCC Black History Month Music Program: Celebrating Black Composers from Europe, Africa, United States and South America

February 26, 2021 @ 7:30 pm

Friday February 26, 2021 7:30 PM
Celebrating Black Composers from Europe, Africa, United States and South America

MCC faculty members Todd Brunel, clarinet/saxophone; Orlando Cela, flute; Eunghee Cho, cello; Carmen Rodríguez-Peralta, piano and Marcus Santos, drums will present a colorful program illustrating a variety of styles from the 1700’s to the present. Works by Joseph Bologne (Le Chavalier de Saint Georges), Florence Price, Samuel Coleridge Taylor, “Blind Tom” Wiggins, Bongani Ndodana-Breen and Gerri Allen will be featured. There will also be Jazz improvisations for saxophone and a selection featuring Afro-Brazilian drumming with dancer.

The link will appear one week prior on https://www.middlesex.mass.edu/worldofmusic/
Recorded at MCC’s Donahue Family Academic Arts Center, Recital Hall, Lowell

For more information, contact Carmen Peralta, peraltac@middlesex.mass.edu

Hosted by the MCC “A World of Music” Concert Series

Details

Date:
February 26, 2021
Time:
7:30 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.middlesex.mass.edu/internationalstudents/blackhistory.aspx

Venue

Virtual

Organizer

MIddlesex Community College
Phone:
(781) 280-3200
View Organizer Website