Saturday, February 11, 2023 ● 3:00 p.m. Snow date February 12 ● 4:00 p.m. South Church, 90 Main Street, New Britain
A celebrated composer and conductor, Moses Hogan received worldwide acclaim for his spirituals. He published more than 80 works by age 45. His familiar titles included “Steal Away,” “Wade in the Water,” and “Great Day.” CONCORA’s professional choir with singers from Central CT State University and area high schools will perform the composer’s music on the 20th anniversary of his death.
Community Foundation of Greater New Britain New Britain Commission on the Arts Robert C. Vance Foundation Charles Parker Trust for Public Music Fund* William T. Sloper Trust for Andrew J. Sloper Musical Fund* *Bank of America, N.A., Trustee
Join us in person or via livestream Reserved seating $40 / $35 General seating $20 Livestream $20 Students $12 (at door only) Order online to receive an email confirmation with tickets / livestream link Tickets will also be sold at the door
Virtual program: Moses Hogan and the Spiritual
Presented by CONCORA and New Britain Public Library, this program discusses the spiritual and the music of Moses Hogan. This discussion was facilitated by composer and conductor Ellen Gilson Voth. Speakers included the 2/11/23 concert's co-conductors: Chris Shepard, CONCORA's Artistic Director, and Dr. Gaylon Robinson, Director of Choral Studies at Central CT State University, with bass baritone Jermaine Woodard, Jr.