The Dream Unfinished: Raise Your Hand
Sunday, June 11, 2017 at 5pm
Cooper Union’s the Great Hall
7 East 7th Street, New York, NY 10003
Raise Your Hand will feature a side-by-side orchestra of students performing alongside professional musicians, and include guest speakers discussing topics within educational justice, especially drawing attention to the school-to-prison-pipeline: the increasingly widespread trend of pushing children of color out of schools and into the penal and criminal justice systems.
Fair Trade Pacific Northwest Tour
July 20-26, 2017
This July, the Fair Trade Trio will be embarking on its second tour of the Pacific northwest where they will return to perform at the Silk Purse Arts Centre in Vancouver, BC, the Oak Bay chamber music series in Victoria, BC, and the KidsQuest museum in Seattle, WA. The trio will also make its debut at the Old Church in Portland, OR and at the Resonance at SOMA Towers in Seattle, WA with Seattle Symphony pianist Li-Tan Hsu. The tour will feature the world premiere of Emily Doolittle’s string trio “Field Guide,” commissioned by the Fair Trade Chamber Music Society. For full tour details including dates, venues, repertoire, and links to purchase tickets, click here.