Join The Philadelphia Orchestra in honoring the life and work of the great Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and in celebrating our Philadelphia community, with the uniting power of music. Reservations open at noon EST.
The MLK Tribute Concert Philadelphia is free, but tickets are required.
Martin Luther King Jr. Tribute Concert
Monday, January 19, 2015 1:30 PM
Girard College Chapel
Yannick Nézet-Séguin Conductor
Laquita Mitchell Soprano
Rodrick Dixon Tenor
Charlotte Blake Alston Speaker
Choirs from the Philadelphia High School for Creative and Performing Arts
Dorina Morrow Director
Brahms Tragic Overture
Hannibal Veil 1: “One Land,” from One Land, One River, One People
Traditional “Ezekiel Saw de Wheel”
Barber Adagio for Strings
Smallwood “Total Praise”
Johnson “Lift Every Voice and Sing”
Seating will be general admission and is first-come, first-served. Limit four tickets per person.
Doors will open at 12:30 PM.
Limited parking will be available at Girard College. Parking is also available at St. Joe’s Prep (1733 W Girard Ave.).
On-street parking is available.
A patron account is required to reserve tickets. You can also view your orders and tickets through the My Account page at www.philorch.org. Your primary e-mail address and a password are required to log into My Account. If you have an account but do not have a password or have forgotten your password, there is a “Forgot Password” link that will send an e-mail with a new password. Once logged in you will be able to change this password. New users can also click register to create a new account. If you need any assistance please e-mail Patron Services at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 215.893.1999.