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Valerie Coleman’s Portraits of Josephine

Part of: NYC Five-Borough Tour

 Wednesday, June 9, 2021  6:30pm  Live Stream - OSLmusic.org

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Written for woodwind quintet, this work celebrates the life of the famed performer and social justice activist Josephine Baker. Playwright and actor Kirya Traber will premiere her own original narrative to connect Coleman’s musical depictions of Baker’s origins, adventures, and legacy.

After the live broadcast on June 9 there was a Q&A and Discussion with composer Valerie Coleman.

 

Broadcast on Wednesday, June 9, 2021 at 6:30 PM ET from The DiMenna Center for Classical Music.

 


Program

Valerie Coleman

Portraits of Josephine


Performers

Orchestra of St. Luke's
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Kirya Traber
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Tanya Dusevic Witek
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Melanie Feld
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Pavel Vinnitsky
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Kevin Newton
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Marc Goldberg
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Maya Gunji
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