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Join the San Antonio Symphony as they celebrate the accomplishments of the Civil Rights Movement and pay tribute to its most famous leader, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Selections to include music by Americans William Grant Still, Billy Strayhorn, Duke Ellington, Aaron Copland, Leonard Bernstein as well as living composers Adolphus Hailstork and Joseph Schwantner. Be sure to have students participate in the Symphony’s MLK Speech Contest – winners will be invited to recite onstage in the concert! Students will also learn about the life of Martin Luther King, Jr. and how his contributions to society helped shape our nation as it is today.

Free admission with prior reservations.

Jan. 18, 2017, 9:45 am & 11:10 am | Edgewood Theatre of Performing Arts
Jan. 19 & 20, 2017, 9:45 am & 11:10 am | Tobin Center for the Performing Arts
Jan. 24, 2017, 9:45 am & 11:10 am | Judson Performing Arts Center
Jan. 31, 2017, 9:45 am & 11:10 am | Tobin Center for the Performing Arts

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Edgewood Theatre of Performing Arts
402 Lance St, San Antonio, TX 78237
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