Musical Evenings at San Fernando Cathedral
January 23, 2022
San Fernando Cathedral 115 Main Plaza, San Antonio, TX
About the Event:
Musical Bridges Around the World
Elena Portnaya, Artistic Coordinator
23705 Interstate Highway 10 West, No. 101; San Antonio, TX 78257
Activities: Concert season
The Quilt: A Community Celebration! Sunday 16 January 2022, 11AM - 1PM
Join us for mimosas and bites, film snippets, performances and more as we celebrate San Antonio community partners, writers, musicians, artists, videographers and creatives in the educational documentary "The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music" to be premiered in late 2022! This Dreamweek event is a collaboration between Musical Bridges Around the World, San Antonio African American Community Archive & Museum and Carver Community Cultural Center.
THE QUILT SUNDAY 23 JANUARY 2022 This concert showcases outstanding musicians featured in Musical Bridges’ upcoming documentary film “The Quilt: A Living History of African American Music”. Performers include vocalist Beverly Houston, mezzo-soprano Veronica Williams, poet/vocalist Andrea Vocab Sanderson, trombonist Ron Wilkins, guitarist/vocalist Marc “Mockingbird” Smith, and pianist Aaron Prado’s jazz trio with drummer Johnathan Alexander and bassist Brandon Rivas. The program will highlight historical spirituals all the way to music of the present day.