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The long-running choral tribute to the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. moves online. In keeping with COVID-19 precautions, each singer will be recorded individually (with no other singers present), and all parts will be layered into a seamless whole. The program will also include inspiring archival performances from past years’ concerts. 

Program TBA

Single-Event Price: FREE

Special Thanks: View event and series sponsors.

Sound Check

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Get excited for the annual tribute with this Spotify playlist, co-curated especially for this Soundcheck by Washington Performing Arts Manager of Choir Operations Kathy Brewington and Manager of Choir Curriculum and Performance Raynetta Wiggins-Jackson, Ph.D.


Kathy Brewington Raynetta Wiggins-Jackson

Kathy Brewington (L) and Raynetta Wiggins-Jackson (R)

Special Thanks

Event Sponsors

Co-presented with Choral Arts.

Performances by the Washington Performing Arts Children of the Gospel Choir are made possible by Jacqueline Badger Mars and Mars, Incorporated.

This performance is made possible through the generous support of Rudy Burwell and Mona Mohib, in loving memory of Rudolph Burwell, Sr.; Trista L.P. Colbert and Theodore Colbert; Pepco, an Exelon Company; Mrs. Paula Seigle Goldman; and the Dan Cameron Family Foundation.

Gospel music programs at Washington Performing Arts are made possible in part by the Beech Street Foundation and Mr. Jeffrey Bauman and Ms. Linda Fienberg; Hubert “Hank” Schlosberg and the Schlosberg Family; Tom Gallagher, in honor of Turnaround, Inc.; Trista L.P. Colbert and Theodore Colbert; Bruce Rosenblum and Lori Laitman; Mrs. Alison Francis; and the Dan Cameron Family Foundation.



Series Sponsors

Thank you to the following lead supporters of Washington Performing Arts’s mission-driven work in 2020/21, including presentation of Home Delivery Plus: Jacqueline Badger Mars and Mars, Incorporated; D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities; Betsy and Robert Feinberg; Dr. Gary Mather and Ms. Christina Co Mather; the National Capital Arts and Cultural Affairs Program and the U.S. Commission of Fine Arts; Tom Gallagher; The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation; and the Dallas Morse Coors Foundation for the Performing Arts.

DC Commission on the Arts & Humanities


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