Symphony with Soul: Lizz Wright
10th Annual Celebration of African-American Musical Expression
GOSPEL | JAZZ | CLASSICAL | BLUES | OPERA
- Annual collage concert bridges cultures through the shared language of music.
- Features singer-songwriter Lizz Wright, "one of the most promising voices in a decade." Wright's style embraces jazz, gospel, folk, rhythm and blues.
- Tributes to opera star Shirley Verett and composer/conductor Jester Hairston
- 125-Voice Community Chorus, performs with Wright in new arrangement of her "Gospel Medley"
- 14-year-old Violin phenomenon, Sphinx Competition finalist, Randall Goosby plays Mozart
- Music, never heard before, "Made in Grand Rapids!"
Take in the concert, or make a night of it with the Celebration of Soul package - dinner, concert, reception