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AACI Concert "Hold Fast To Dreams"

Saturday, January 25, 2020, 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM

The African American Composer Initiative is proud to present our 11th Annual concert set,"Hold Fast to Dreams." These words by poet Langston Hughes set the tone for the music on this year's program: music uplifting and sustaining to the spirit. The AACI roster of musicians, along with beloved guest jazz artists Valerie Capers and John Robinson return to the performing arts center of Eastside College Prep in East Palo Alto to present spirituals, songs, and instrumentals by Charles Lloyd, Jr, Florence Price, Jeremiah Evans, Adolphus Hailstork, William Grant Still, John Robinson, Valerie Capers and jazz greats Duke Ellington and Kenny Dorham. Concerts are Saturday and Sunday, January 25 and 26, 3pm at Eastside College Preparatory School in East Palo Alto.

Cost: 5 - 20 USD
Tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/ref/19649/event/4438806

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Palo Alto, CA 94303

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