Martin Luther King Concert with Yo-Yo Ma
Sunday, January 15, 2012
Tune in Monday night at 8 pm for the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra's musical tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Cellist Yo-Yo Ma joins conductor Robert Spano and the ASO for the 20th anniversary of this musical tribute.
The program includes works by Beethoven, Brahms and Dvořák. Choruses from Atlanta will add vocals, including the choir from Morehouse College, Dr. King's alma mater. Kasim Reed, the mayor of Atlanta, will narrate a spoken-word portion of the program.
Beethoven - Overture to Fidelio, Opus 72c