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The Coming: Black History Month Celebration at Berklee Performance Center

Etix uploaded this event on August 23, 2019


Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Ave
Boston, MA
617 747 2261


Fri, February 28, 2020
1:00 am



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In celebration of Black History Month, we commemorate 400 years since the first Africans were brought onto American soil in 1619 ( Aug. 1619, Point Comfort, VA). This musical narrative features excerpts with Dr. Daniel Black from his book "The Coming," and compositions performed/ written by Tia Fuller's grammy nominated album, "Diamond Cut" and the Rainbow All-Stars Ensemble, as well as other ensembles performing the rich traditions and more contemporary portrayals of the African diaspora; firmly depicting the unrighteous capture and journey of the transatlantic slave trade (middle passage). ...

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