The Kennedy Center

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Serenade! Choral Festival: Howard University Gospel Choir & Countermeasure

6/30/2018 at 6:00 PM

Serenade! Choral Festival: Founded in 1968, the Howard University Gospel Choir is the first collegiate choir of its kind in the world—a truly outstanding body of students and alumni using God’s great gift of music to spread His good news.

Canada’s coolest chanteurs, Countermeasure performs the world premiere of founder and award-winning composer Aaron Jensen’s own multimedia tribute to Nelson Mandela, focused on truth and reconciliation.

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Serenade! Choral Festival

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Music's rising stars from the nation's top conservatories performing in the Terrace Theater

Local Dance Commissioning Project

Providing funds to local dance artists for world premieres on the Millennium Stage.

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