MLK Chorale celebrates namesake’s message

MLK Chorale celebrates namesake’s message

The Martin Luther King Chorale was featured in the Cincinnati Enquirer this year, in advance of the annual MLK program at Music Hall. (Photo: The Enquirer/Cameron Knight) Each year, singers from around Greater Cincinnati assemble to form the Martin Luther King Chorale… Read more at MLK Chorale celebrates namesake’s...

The Gates of Justice

3 p.m. Sunday, April 19 DAVE BRUBECK’S THE GATES OF JUSTICE CCM Chorale and Brass Choir Featuring the Phil DeGreg Trio and guest choir The Martin Luther King Chorale Brett Scott, conductor Originally premiered in 1969 for the dedication of Cincinnati’s Rockdale Temple, Dave Brubeck’s The Gates of Justice was a co-commission by CCM and the Union of American Hebrew Congregations, with a premiere conducted by Erich Kunzel. The text is drawn from the Hebrew Bible, speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Negro Spirituals, the writings of Hillel and lyrics by the composer’s wife, Iola Brubeck. Location: St. Francis de Sales Parish, 1600 Madison Road, Cincinnati, OH Tickets: $12 general, $6 non-UC students, UC students FREE....