DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities presents a series of music experiences that celebrate popular genres in music. Saturday, August 10th – Reflections of Peace: From Gandhi to King @ Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial, 8pm
DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities and Neworks Productions present Reflections of Peace: From Gandhi to King, a free multi-cultural concert experience of sacred classical music, traditional Sri-Lankan and Indian songs, traditional hymns, and African-American gospel songs as part of the PULSE DC summer music concert series. The concert will be headlined by internationally-recognized Sri-Lankan concert pianist and music director, Soundarie David Rodrigo, Nolan Williams, Jr. and the Voices of Inspiration in celebration of the 50th anniversary of The Mach on Washington.
Performances will include: classical solo piano works rendered by Rodrigo, sacred songs performed by Indian artists Vidya and Vandana Iyer, and inspirational selections performed by the Washington, D.C. based chorale, Nolan Williams, Jr. and the Voices of Inspiration.