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“We Shall Overcome” – A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

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Moraine Valley Community College’s Fine and Performing Arts Center presents…
“We Shall Overcome” – A Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Featuring Damien Sneed.
February 16, 2020, 3 p.m.

We Shall Overcome showcases African American music traditions that electrified generations of civil rights activists and defenders and is interwoven with excerpts from Dr. King’s recorded speeches.

Damien Sneed, a world-renowned artist and recipient of the prestigious Sphinx Medal of Excellence honor, presented annually to emerging Black and Latino leaders in classical music, brings his amazing talent to MVCC’sFine and Performing Arts Center in this memorable show. Come experience a moving tribute to the civil rights leader that features music from genres such as gospel, jazz, Broadway and spirituals. A great way to celebrate Black History Month! “His talent stretches across traditional divisions. In the realest sense, he uses his artistry to make our world a better place.” Wynton Marsalis, of Damien Sneed.

Located at 9000 W. College Parkway, Palos Hills, IL 60465. (708) 974-4300.

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