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Stories of Peace, Protest, and Reflection


  • May 2nd, 2022 7:00 pm


Severance Hall 11001 Euclid Ave Cleveland OH 44106 United States


Soloist: David Shifrin, clarinet
Performers: Kent State University Orchestra
Conductor: Jungho Kim



  • GILLINGHAM With Heart and Voice
    • Performers: Kent Wind Ensemble, Kent State Symphony Band, & Kent State Youth Winds
  • SELVAGGIO I Have a Dream
    • Performers: Kent State Jazz Studies Instrumental Ensembles and Vocalists, Kent State University Orchestra and Guest Spoken Word Artist Orlando Dawson
  • Khmer Phothisat with Sung Text
    • Performers: Kent State Thai Ensemble
  • DAVENPORT & COTE Blind Injustice (selections)
    • Performers: Kent State Opera Theatre, Choir, Vocal Soloists, Duo Pianos, Brass and Percussion
  • RZEWSKI Winnsboro Cotton Mill Blues
    • ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Performers: Alena Miskinis and William Baughman, pianos, and Dancers
    • ​​​​​​​Performers: African Ensemble and Steel Band with Asé Xpressions
  • PEREZ Citadel of the Stars
    • ​​​​​​​Performers: Kent State Percussion Ensemble
  • ROBERTS Sometime There Is a Day
    • ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Performers: New Music Ensemble
  • COPLAND Clarinet Concerto
    • ​​​​​​​Performers: Guest Soloist David Shifrin and the Kent State University Orchestra
  • SPIRITUAL Let There Be Peace on Earth
    • ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Performers: Kent State Gospel Choir and Cleveland School of the Arts Singers
  • BRAHMS “Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen” from German Requiem
    • ​​​​​​​Performers: Kent State University Orchestra and Kent State Choirs
  • KAPLAN & BRITT/arr. BLACK II “Be the Change” from the Justice Choir Songbook
    • ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Performers: Kent State University Combined Choirs, Orchestra, Jazz Ensembles, African Ensemble, and Percussion Ensemble