UCI Symphony Orchestra: A Celebration of African-American Composers

UCI Symphony Orchestra  

A Celebration of African-American Composers

Dr. Stephen Tucker, Conductor

February 3, 2018

7:00 p.m.

SOKA Performing Arts Center
1 University Cir, Alieso Viejo | Irvine, CA 92697

As a part of the International Conference of College Orchestra Directors’ Association (CODA), the UCI Symphony presents a collection of piece’s celebrating national and international African-American composers.

The program will include the world premiere of composer Carolyn Yarnell's work - "It's Still Big, Like You Remember It!"; Richard Thompson's "We Wear The Mask" sung by a UCI Student, and works by internationally celebrated composers Adolphus Hailstork, George Walker, Billy Childs, and Duke Ellington.

General $20
Students, Seniors, and Military $15.00


In addition to the concert at SOKA, the symphony's participating in CODA will present two free concerts on Friday, February 2 at 10:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. in Winifred Smith Hall. Seats are first come, first served.

February 3, 2018 - 7:00pm