Boston Landmarks Orchestra to present I HAVE A DREAM 50th Concert, 8/28
To honor one of the greatest speeches in American history, the orchestra presents Boston's musical tribute to the inspiration and ideals that lie at the heart of DR. Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream, Wednesday, August 28, 2013 7:00 PM FREE at the DCR's Hatch Shell on the Esplanade*
* In case of inclement weather, please check our website www.landmarksorchestra.org after 12 PM on Tuesday. You may also sign up to receive weather alerts by texting LANDMARKS to 51555. Because this concert will be broadcast on Classical New England 99.5 FM, along with the complexity of the production, we will be making our weather decision on Tuesday.
Rain location: Back Bay Events Center
180 Berkeley Street
Boston, MA 02116
For directions to the Back Bay Events Center click here.
This very special event will feature Governor Deval Patrick narrating Kurt Weill's Cry, the Beloved Country and Aaron Copland's Lincoln Portrait. Also featured will be the 54th Massachusetts Volunteer Regiment, Boston Public Schools student artwork, and the first official American Sign Language translation of Dr. King's iconic speech.
This concert is sponsored by Eastern Bank, with additional support from the Arbella Insurance Foundation and the Free for All Concert Fund.