Boston Children's Chorus Concert: Choregie
Join Boston Children’s Chorus for this performance featuring guest conductor Karmina Šilec. For thousands of years, humans have recognized the remarkable ability of sound, voice, and music to bring joy, give meaning, and connect us. The ancient art of chanting has long been embraced as a path to healing and enlightenment.
The Boston Children’s Chorus harnesses the power and joy of music to unite our city’s diverse communities and inspire social change. Their singers transcend social barriers in a celebration of shared humanity and love of music. Through intensive choral training and high-profile public performance experience – locally, throughout the U.S. and around the world – they learn discipline, develop leadership skills, and proudly represent the city of Boston as ambassadors of harmony.
Join City Awake, in partnership with the Kennedy Institute, for a timely discussion with Martin Luther King, III on the importance of civic engagement, empowerment, and how it is imperative that we all vote in the upcoming election, especially the next generation.
Associate Justice of the United States Supreme Court Stephen Breyer will participate in a moderated conversation with Ari Melber, MSNBC Chief Legal Correspondent and host of “The Beat with Ari Melber”, about the vital role the Supreme Court plays in providing checks and balances on the federal government, the importance of nominations to the bench and how elections impact these decisions, and the recent rulings of the court.
Join the Museum of African American History, the James M. and Cathleen D. Stone Foundation, and the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate for the 2020 MAAH Stone Book Award Virtual Event. Now in its third year, the Award is an annual prize that encourages scholarship and writing within the field of African American history and culture by awarding a $25,000 prize and two $5,000 finalist prizes for exceptional adult non-fiction books written in a literary style.