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The Kennedy Center - Concert Hall
2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566
202-467-4600
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http://www.choralarts.org/Season-Calendar.aspx?id=4

Description

Under the artistic direction of Norman Scribner, the concert will be a powerful collaboration of over 250 diverse artists. With the theme of “Forward the Dream,” these talented individuals will give voice to Dr. Kings legacy, emphasizing the importance of his message of non-violence, equality and justice beyond US race relations.

The 2010 Humanitarian Award will be presented to Charlayne Hunter-Gault, a distinguished journalist who has been both a soldier and beneficiary of the Civil Rights Movement.

The Choral Arts Chorus

Norman Scribner, Artistic Director

The Heritage Signature Chorale

Stanley J. Thurston, Music Director

The Suitland High School for the Visual and Performing Arts Chamber Choir

Kenneth Boucher, Music Director

Ralph Herndon & Friends

Cynné Simpson, Host

Reverend Juan P. Guthrie, Master of Ceremonies

About the Ticket Supplier: Choral Arts Society of Washington

Founded in 1965, The Choral Arts Society of Washington is one of the leading choral organizations in the United States with a symphonic chorus of more than 180 professional-caliber volunteer singers. Under the leadership of its founder and artistic director Norman Scribner the chorus has performed with leading symphony orchestras, sung under the world's most distinguished conductors, produced acclaimed recordings and toured nationally and internationally.