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Haitian Music for Change (Ashland, Wisconsin)

Friday, March 22, 2024 at 7:30 pm

$15
In front of a light purple brick background, Haitian composer Dickens Princivil wears a black collared shirt and glasses and sports a salt-and-pepper goatee and beard and glasses while looking towards the camera earnestly

Crossing Borders Music shares music in response to Haiti’s humanitarian crisis, including the world premiere of Incertitudes! and Haiti’s Lecture by Haitian composer Dickens Princivil, commissioned by Crossing Borders Music in November, 2023. The program also includes Rudy Perrault’s “Exodus” string quartet which tells through music the story of Haitians forced to leave their homeland, “Strings for Change” by Gifrants which was written in response to the events of Jan. 6, 2021, “Chrysallis devient papillon,” (“Chrysalis Becomes Butterfly”) a metaphor for positive transformation by Sabrina CD Jean Louis, plus hopeful music showing the incredible talents of Haiti’s next generation of musicians, and more!

This concert is presented by the Ashland Chamber Music Society.

Details

Date:
Friday, March 22, 2024
Time:
7:30 pm
Cost:
$15
Website:
https://ashlandchambermusic.org/2022-2023-season/

Venue

United Presbyterian Church of Christ of Ashland, Wisconsin