Musics for Democracies:  Southwest Chamber Music and Wadada Leo Smith perform Wadada Leo Smith

Wadada Leo Smith and Southwest Chamber Music are the Murray Pepper & Vicki Reynolds Pepper visiting artists for 2012.

February 7, 4:15 pm
George C.S. Benson Auditorium

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Music by Wadada Leo Smith

In the Diaspora

Black Church

Little Rock Nine (from Ten Freedom Summers)

Following the program will be a panel discussion which will include composer Wadada Leo Smith and Southwest Chamber Music Artistic Director Jeff von der Schmidt. The discussion will focus on the inspiration and development of Smith's recently premiered Ten Freedom Summers as a musical portrait of the civil rights movement.

For more information visit the Southwest Chamber Music Website.

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