Evening Concert

The New York Philharmonic This Week

The March to Liberation

Tonight at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on WILL-FM 90.9 it’s “The New York Philharmonic This Week”. You’ll hear William Grant Still’s “2nd Symphony”. Also on the program Courtney Bryan’s “Gathering Song” and Adolphus Hailstork’s “Done Made My Vow”.  That’s “The March to Liberation” on the “New York Philharmonic This Week”.

Monday, February 12, 7:00 pm: The New York Philharmonic (NYP 24-21)

The March to Liberation

Conductor: Leslie Dunner

Courtney Bryan (b. 1982) and Tazewell Thompson: Gathering Song (for solo baritone & orchestra) (2023) Ryan Speedo Green, bass-baritone

Willian Grant Still: Symphony No. 2, “Song of a New Race”

Adolphus Hailstork (b. 1941): Done Made My Vow for narrator, soloists, mixed chorus, and orchestra; Simon Estes, narrator; Ebony Spicer, treble; Janinah Burnett, soprano; Rodrick Dixon, tenor; New York Philharmonic Chorus