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The Bridge Concert III (A Black History Month Concert)
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The Bridge Concert III (A Black History Month Concert)

Sun, February 28, 2021 3:30 PM, EST

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The Bridge Concert is a celebration of Black Music from Blacks in America and from Africa, bringing both worlds together whilst creating a platform where they can come together and celebrate their uniqueness. A Black history month concert that began in 2019, this will be the third edition of the concert.

Performing in this concert will be the Ebony Ensemble (Jasmine Thomas: Soprano, Andrew Egbuchiem; Countertenor, and Echezonachukwu Nduka: Piano) performing an array of African and African-American Art Songs, Spirituals, Jazz and Gospel.

Program

Andrew Egbuchiem Countertenor
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Jasmine Thomas Soprano
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Echezonachukwu Nduka Piano

Joseph Cole: Poor wayfaring stranger (to Miss Marian Anderson)
Duke Ellington: Come Sunday
Traditional African American Spiritual: O when the saints go marching in
Florence B Price: My soul's been anchored in the lord
Charles Brown: A song without words
H.T. Burleigh: I don't feel no ways tired
Hall Johnson: Ride on king Jesus

--------------------- Intermission-----------------------------------------------

Joshua Uzoigwe - Uyaroma
Itunu Oyewale: Atewo (An African Dance for Piano) - World Premiere*
Ayo Bankole: Iya (Mother)
Ori mi (My destiny) - Alaba Akinselure
Fred Onovwerosuoke: Twenty-Four Studies in African Rhythms No’s. 3 & 6
Innocent Okechukwu: Ome n'ala (Our culture, Our heritage) - World Premiere*
Christian Onyeji: Ufie III, Ekele Diri Chineke.

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Hosts

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Andrew Egbuchiem Co-host

Attendees

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De'Siree N. Reeves Emcee
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Grant Barnes
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Judy Miller
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Debbie Joseph
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Michael Thomas
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Christine Bianco
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Kristine Lessard
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Howard Schranz
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Marghretta McBean
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Sarah Wise
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Cacilda Pinto
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Roberta Hantgan
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Yaneer and Naomi Bar-Yam
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Howard R. Spendelow
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Victoria Moy
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Deborah Wright Houston
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Paul Robinson
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Brooke Grayson
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Marjorie vai
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Susan Horowitz
Yes
James Reynolds
Yes
Annette Woolsey
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Coleman Richardson
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Stella Perlic
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Chaser C Magg
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Mark Schafer
Yes
Josh Babcock
Yes
Ernest Williams
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Elizabeth Mimms
Yes
Abby Dobson
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Larry Leive
Yes
Emily Costa
Yes
Janice Lloyd
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Leah Samuel
Yes
Christian Howard
Yes
Tomas Bribriesco
Yes
Jessica
Yes
Lee Cyphers
Yes
Mosa T
Yes
Christos Vayenas
Yes
Dara Hankins
Yes
Lisa Liu
Yes
Shellie Balkin
Yes
Becky Beauregard
Yes
Judith Chasin
Yes
Daniel Roest
Yes
Mickey Oclavin
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David Harris
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Norma Nongauza
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H Daniel Mujahid
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Linda Travers
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Curt McNamara
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Anthony Beach
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Cinnamon Thomas
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Norman Bock
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Glenn Smith Jr
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Charlotte Vincent
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Bob Press
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Judith White
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Marcquis Cameron
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George Ezike
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Jill Crouther
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D Beach
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BEATRICE ZU
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Sharon Bernier
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Janine Baryza-Ly
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Francisca Smith
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Michael
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Bernard Hankins
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Sheila Murray
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Juakita Berkley
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Allison saxe
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Danielle Garcia
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Catherine Davis
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Norma Smith Wilson
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Jay Derr
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Patrick Warfield
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Patrick McCurry
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Graham Ray
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Alison Rauh
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Byrd Lochtie
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Kristin Bradach
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Deborah Mendelson
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Rana

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