February 16, 2020
9652 Muirkirk Road
Laurel, MD 20708
301-377-7800; TTY 301-699-2544
Enjoy the extraordinary, lesser-known violin music of Le Chevalier de Saint Georges as narrator Nevilla Ottley and a violinist explore his life and compositions. In 1769, the Parisian public was amazed to see Guadeloupe born Joseph Le Chevalier Saint-Georges, playing as a classical musician and composer. His work is thought to have influenced Mozart and he, himself, is often considered the "Black Mozart."
Voices from the Past: Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges - The Black Mozart
Sunday, February 16, 2020
This event is in partnership with the Coalition for African Americans in the Performing Arts.
Ages: All ages are welcome