A Starry Night in September—Valerie Coleman and Friends
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In her concert debut as Assistant Professor of Performance, Chamber Music and Entrepreneurship, Grammy-nominated flutist and composer Valerie Coleman is showcased in an evening of poetry, visual art, and her own original chamber music. Tonight’s performance includes poetry by Margaret Danner, Maya Angelou, and Langston Hughes as well as visual artwork by Sonya Clark. Musicology Professor Melvin Butler leads a 30-minute pre-concert discussion at 6:30 p.m. Valerie Coleman, flute and composer; Alicia Hall Moran, mezzo-soprano; Amanda Harberg, piano and composer; Margaret Donaghue, clarinet; Svet Stoyanov, percussion; Shelly Berg, piano.