Concerts & Tickets

Let Freedom Sing 2014

A musical celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Sunday, January 19, 2014, at 7 p.m.

Nashville Symphony
Kelly Corcoran, conductor
Nashville Symphony Celebration Chorus
Diana Poe, choral director
Celebration Youth Chorus
Margaret Campbelle-Holman, choral director
Ade Williams, violin
Rod McGaha, trumpet
 
The Nashville Symphony proudly presents its 21st annual celebration of the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Joined by special guests, the orchestra will perform a mix of spirituals, popular songs and classical music honoring the triumphs of the civil rights movement.
 
All vouchers for this concert have been distributed. If you would like to attend this concert but do not have a voucher, please call 615.687.6400 or email tickets@nashvillesymphony.org for more information.

Program for Let Freedom Sing

J. ROSAMOND JOHNSON - Lift Every Voice and Sing
JOHN WILLIAMS - Dry Your Tears, Afrika, from Amistad
ADOLPHUS HAILSTORK - Fanfare on “Amazing Grace”
WILLIAM GRANT STILL - Here’s One
WILLIAM GRANT STILL - Summerland
TRADITIONAL - Hold On
GALE JONES MURPHY - Why Do We Sing?
MICHAEL ABELS - Dance for Martin’s Dream
GEORGE ALLEN - Precious Lord, Take My Hand
DIZZY GILLESPIE - Brother K
CALVIN BRIDGES - I Can Go to God in Prayer
MOSES HOGAN - His Light Still Shines
TRADITIONAL - We Shall Overcome