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Berklee Signature Series Presents: The Coming: Black History Month Celebration

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Presented by Berklee College of Music at Berklee Performance Center, Boston MA

Feb 27 2020
Berklee Signature Series Presents: The Coming: Black History Month Celebration

In celebration of Black History Month, we commemorate 400 years since the first Africans were brought to Point Comfort, Virginia, in 1619.

This musical narrative features excerpts with Daniel Black from his book The Coming, along with compositions from Tia Fuller’s Grammy-nominated album, Diamond Cut, and performances by the Rainbow All-Stars Ensemble on the rich traditions and more contemporary portrayals of the African diaspora, firmly depicting the unrighteous capture and journey of the transatlantic slave trade.

The Coming has been described as “lyrical, poetic, and hypnotizing, telling the story of a people’s capture

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$10–$15 in advance / $15–$20 day of show

Contact: 617-747-2261


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