Jimi Hendrix was a pioneer in both rock and blues, and expanded the possibilities of what could be achieved with the electric guitar, forever altering the course of music history.
There are few pieces of music as instantly recognizable as Antonio Vivaldi’s Four Seasons. And yet, as it is so often heard only in fragments, the complete piece still has the capacity to surprise and delight.
In Dino-Light a famous scientist with magic powers brings a friendly dinosaur to life. When the curious dinosaur wanders away from home, he discovers a wonderful world full of creatures that light up the darkness and help him find the true meaning of love.
Dance Theatre of Harlem brings a legacy of more than 40 years of creative expression to its every performance. From its creation by Arthur Mitchell in 1969 to its current tenure under Virginia Johnson, the company has grown into a multi-cultural dance organization with an extraordinary legacy of providing opportunities for creative expression and artistic excellence.
José González is an artful Swedish singer-songwriter whose reflective work is intense, emotive and compelling. This unique concert event pairs González with the maverick 20-piece orchestral collective The String Theory.
Parry: Blest Pair of Sirens
Brahms: Ein Deutsches Requiem
with Mary Wilson, soprano
Raj Patel is an award-winning writer, activist and academic. His first book Stuffed and Starved: The Hidden Battle for the World Food System, is the featured read in this year’s Campus Community Book Project.
Jelly Roll Morton was a ragtime and stride legend, while George Gershwin worked on the borders of jazz, classical and popular song. Now a new generation of musicians, led by pianist Aaron Diehl and singer Cécile McLorin Salvant, turns the spotlight on timeless classics and little-known gems by these jazz masters.