Friday, March 6, 2015

Detroit Symphony Orchestra 36th Annual Classical Roots Concert, Conducted by Thomas Wilkins, is on Free Webcast Saturday, March 7, 2015 at 8 PM EST

George Walker (b. 1922) 
has a website at
and is featured at
For 36 years, the Classical Roots concert has celebrated African-American contributions to classical music. Led by Thomas Wilkins, former DSO assistant conductor and now Hollywood Bowl principal conductor, this year's program will feature the work of George Walker — the first African American Pulitzer Prize winning composer — performed by his son, violinist Gregory Walker.

Webcast details from Detroit Symphony Orchestra at:

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