Carpenter Performing Arts Center

Sunday Afternoon Concert Series

We Shall Overcome

A Celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Sun, Jan 27, 2019 at 2pm

Inspired by the words and actions of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., We Shall Overcome celebrates a repertoire of music traditions from Aretha Franklin and Duke Ellington, to Stevie Wonder, Nina Simone, and music from “the Wiz,” all interwoven with Dr. King’s speeches that electrified generations of civil rights activists. From multi-genre artist, producer, and music director Damien Sneed comes a living lineage of music and culture.


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2018-2019 Season