FREE OUTDOOR CONCERT
FRIDAY, JUNE 7, 2019 - ALBANY
JENNINGS LANDING | 7:30 PM
The Albany Symphony returns to Jennings Landing for a community-centric concert, featuring partnerships with Albany public and charter schools. The concert day will include an immersive outdoor street fair from 5:00pm through the Symphony’s performance. Pre-concert activities will include featured opening acts by local school and community groups, local craft food and beverage vendors, community art making, and family fun.
Program: In addition to one of these new works being featured on each concert, all four programs will also include Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony, summertime favorites such as Stars and Stripes Forever, and singalongs including “This Land Is Your Land” and “Lift Every Voice And Sing.”
Andre Myers and Albany High School Chamber Choir, Studies in Hope: Frederick Douglass
Working with four talented spoken word artists from Albany High School and the Albany High School Chamber Choir, Andre Myers creates a Hip-Hop work inspired by the words of Frederick Douglass.
CONCERT WILL CONCLUDE WITH FIREWORKS!