Season 11: Encounters with Strangers | Program 2: Extranjeros
The US government decided not to send troops to Spain during the Spanish Civil War but a group of Americans known at the Abraham Lincoln Brigade joined other international brigades to fight fascism. This group included a number of African Americans. Learn about their participation as well as the participation of artists, writers and composers. Music by Spanish composers, composers with disabilities, African American composers and female composers, in partnership with ALBA, Abraham Lincoln Brigade Archives.
The program includes music by:
Manuel Quiroga, William Grant Still (lyrics by Langston Hughes), Cristian Castro, Maria Bellido Rodrigo, Lorca, Turina, Metallica, Manuel de Falla, Ricky Martin, Edward Elgar, Joaquin Rodrigo and more.
The Inspired Rhythms Dance Company, under the direction of Ms. Vanette Pinder, is proud to present "The Journey Continues", A Concert in Dance.
This annual Winter Concert will wow spectators with the talents of IRDC's dazzling dancers.