Thursday, December 1, 2011

Kelly Hall-Tompkins, Concertmaster of Chamber Orchestra, Handel's 'Messiah,' Abyssinian Baptist Church 7 PM Dec. 2

[Kelly Hall-Tompkins, Concertmaster of Chamber Orchestra]

"The Cathedral Choir of the Abyssinian Baptist Church presents George Frederic Handel’s Messiah. The event will take place Friday, December 2, 2011 at 7PM at Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem, NY. This performance features one of the finest chamber orchestras in the city under the direction of James Davis, Jr with Kelly Hall-Tompkins as Concertmaster. Featured vocalists are Heather Hill, Soprano; Patrice Eaton; Mezzo-Soprano; Robert Hughes, Tenor, and Kevin Johnson, Baritone.

"Below is a link to a great video interview with Kelly Hall-Tompkins about the event as well as the connection between classical music and the African American community.
Please find the flyer attached. The concert is free and open to the public.

Abyssinian Baptist Church
132 Odell Clark Place
New York, NY 10030

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