Of Ebony Embers: Vignettes of the Harlem Renaissance

February 6th, 2014 in Blog with 1 COMMENT

OF EBONY EMBERS: Vignettes of the Harlem Renaissance presented by The Core Ensemble

A chamber music theatre work for actor and trio (cello, piano & percussion) celebrating the lives of the great African-American poets, Langston Hughes, Countee Cullen and Claude McKay as seen through the eyes of the great muralist and painter Aaron Douglas.  The musical score includes works by Duke Ellington, Jelly Roll Morton, Billy Strayhorn, Thelonius Monk, and Charles Mingus.

Thursday, February 27 7pm

34 Warren Avenue Boston, MA 02116 (Allen Hall)
Community Music Center of Boston
phone: 617-482-7494
fax: 617-482-6267


Our series is named in memory of John Kleshinski, our former CMCB Board President, with many thanks to Cerulli Associates, our 2013 – 2014 corporate sponsor. All concerts are informal, family-friendly and run approximately ninety minutes in length — a great opportunity to enjoy a diverse sampling of musical instruments and genres.

 

One Response to “Of Ebony Embers: Vignettes of the Harlem Renaissance”

  1. February 27, 2014 at 9:54 am, Linda Bosse said:

    We’re looking forward to it! (2 people)

    Reply

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