"Now is the time, to make real the promise of democracy. Now is the time to make brotherhood a reality. Now is the time.” - Dr. King, Freedom March on Boston Common (1963)
Wisdom. Courage. Power. In 1951, M. L. King, Jr. arrived in Boston, MA to study philosophy and ethics. Here he studied, was mentored, and led crowds of people in marches for freedom. Here, he became Dr. King. Join the singers of Boston Children’s Chorus as we reflect on Dr. King’s life, his formative years and transformation into the most recognized Civil Rights icon.
Featuring Season Partner Zakiyyah
Becoming King, the 20th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Tribute concert, Boston Children’s Chorus’s flagship showcase of the season reflects on Dr. King’s life, his formative years, and transformation into the most recognized Civil Rights icon. Featuring Season Partner, Zakiyyah, include “Precious Lord Take My Hand", and more. The program also features classic anthems, including “Let The River Run” by Carly Simon.
Tickets start at $15 and are available at the Symphony Hall Box Office, online at https://bit.ly/BCCBecomingKing or by phone at 888- 266-1200.
Unable to join us in person?
Watch the Livestream at live.bostonchildrenschorus.org