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Elon University: World Premiere: Elon University Chorale: Of Dance and Struggle: A Musical Tribute to the Life of Nelson Mandela


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( Thu., Nov. 15, 2012 )

Performed by Karen Walwyn, composer and piano

McCrary Theatre, 385 North Williamson Avenue, Elon, NC 27244

Program

 

President Mandela’s inspirational story is vividly illustrated in a composition that has woven South African songs with original music. The composer bases the work, in part, upon interviews with personnel of the Nelson Mandela Foundation in Johannesburg, South Africa, including Mandela’s official photographer, Alf Kumalo. 

Cost

Free.

More information

336-278-5600
http://org.elon.edu/music/events.html

Dates

  • Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 7:30 PM