Celebrating Black Voices: The Chevalier de St. Georges – Amherstburg Freedom Museum

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Celebrating Black Voices: The Chevalier de St. Georges – Amherstburg Freedom Museum

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Friday, February 3, 2023


Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Celebrating Black Voices: The Chevalier de St. Georges

Tickets: $30
Available at the Amherstburg Freedom Museum (277 King St, Amherstburg)
and amherstburgfreedom.org

WSO concertmaster, Lillian Scheirich, brings to life a concerto by the swashbuckling 18th century composer, Joseph Bologne, the Chevalier de St. Georges. Jessie Montgomery’s composition Shift, Change, Turn provides a new twist on the four seasons. Jessie is one of the most exciting new composers on the scene today. Vocalist Florine Ndimubandi sings Amazing Grace and Oscar Peterson’s 1962 Hymn to Freedom.

Featuring:
The Windsor Symphony Orchestra
Robert Franz, conductor
Lillian Scheirich, violin
Florine Ndimubandi, vocalist

Music Composed by:
Joseph Bologne, the Chevalier de St. Georges
Jessie Montgomery
Oscar Peterson

Amherstburg Freedom Museum
277 King Street
Amherstburg, ON, N9V 2C7

Venue:

Amherstburg Freedom Museum
277 King Street Amherstburg Ontario N9V 2C7 Canada

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