Saturday, Sep 23, 2017 8:00p -
First Baptist Church
848 Beacon Street
Newton, MA 02459
Music, Performing Arts
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Our musician-run orchestra celebrates it's 40th season! Kevin Rhodes returns as Principal Conductor to ring in our 40th Anniversary. With a world premiere by Thomas Oboe Lee, a reprisal of a Pro Arte premiere from 2004 featuring special guest Reverend Alicia Johnson of the Myrtle Baptist Church of Newton , and Mendelssohn's timeless third symphony, we continue our tradition of presenting familiar and adventurous music.
Kevin Rhodes, Principal Conductor
Reverend Alicia Johnson of the Myrtle Baptist Church of West Newton, Narrator
Concerto Grosso (2017)
New Morning for the World
Featuring live narration of writings by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. orated by Reverend Alicia Johnson
Symphony No. 3 "Scottish"