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Meadows Wind Ensemble presents 'I Have a Dream'

Donnie Ray Albert
Donnie Ray Albert

February 22, 2013

The Meadows Wind Ensemble presents a Black History Month celebration of the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream” speech, featuring a performance of the iconic speech with narration by distinguished Meadows alumnus and star of opera and oratorio Donnie Ray Albert.

The performance is at 8 p.m. Friday, February 22, in Caruth Auditorium of SMU'sOwen Arts Center. Tickets are $13 for adults, $10 for seniors, and $7 for SMU students, faculty & staff.

The program also includes a gospel collaboration with the incomparable Hamilton Park Baptist Church Men’s Chorus, conducted by John Sherow-Tatum, and a performance of Olly Wilson’s A City Called Heavent.

In addition, Albert will perform two traditional spirituals: “A City Called Heaven,” based on the Olly Wilson work, and “At the River.”

For more information, call 214-768-ARTS.

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