Together We Rise

On the heels of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the Charlotte Symphony, led by Resident Conductor Christopher James Lees, explores themes of freedom, strength, and justice through works by a diverse range of composers including Carlos Simon's deeply moving Portrait of a Queen and Queens Composer-in-Residence Malek Jandali's Elegy.

Christopher James Lees, conductor
Dr. Shawn-Allyce White, narrator

BEETHOVEN Overture to Fidelio
CARLOS SIMON Portrait of a Queen
NIA IMANI FRANKLIN Chrysalis Extended
Presented in partnership with Queens University of Charlotte

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Schedule & Tickets


Wednesday, January 18, 2023 @ 7:30pm · tickets · add to calendar 2023-01-18 19:30:00 2023-01-18 22:30:00 America/New_York Together We Rise Sarah Belk Gambrell Center for the Arts and Civic Engagement, Sandra Levine Theater, 2319 Wellesley Avenue, Charlotte, NC, 28207

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