Friday, September 25, 2015  | Saturday, September 26, 2015


NEWorks was a presenting partner for Ithaca College's Eleventh Annual High School Gospel Music Invitational. Some 200 high school students from around the country participated in this two-day intensive workshop, led by NEWorks CEO Nolan Williams, Jr. along with a stellar team of national choral directors. The culminating concert featured the choir in performance with the Ithaca College Chamber Orchestra and Gospel recording artist Danton Whitley.


Community Partners

in partnership with the Kennedy Center and Washington National Opera
Sunday, September 20 thru Sunday, November 8, 2015

NEWorks is proud to have organized church visits in support of the Washington National Opera's production of APPOMATTOX and to promote the  Community-wide Spirituals Sing.  The visits featured solo performances by WNO principal Soloman Howard; WNO Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Leah Hawkins; WNO Choristers Kehembe Eichelberger, Angeli Ferrette and Darnell Roulhac; and vocalists Kelvin Page and Linda Campbell of the Ben Holt-D.C. Branch of the National Association of Negro Musicians at the following churches: Nineteenth Street Baptist Churct Baptist Church

  • Nineteenth Street Baptist Church, Washington, D.C. 
  • Mount Zion Baptist Church, Arlington, VA  
  • Pennsylvania Avenue Baptist Church, Washington, D.C.
  • Mount Jezreel Baptist Church, Silver Spring, MD 
  • Capitol Hill SDA Church, Washington, D.C. 
  • Alfred Street Baptist Church, Alexandria, VA   
  • First Baptist, North Brentwood, Washington, D.C.
  • Allen Chapel AME Church, Washington, D.C.  
  • Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, Washington, D.C. 
  • Reid Temple AME Church, Glenn Burks, MD
  • People’s Community Baptist Church, Silver Spring, MD 
  • Zion Baptist Church, Washington, D.C.                                                                                                            

Charles Willoughby, Esq.

A national Twitter conversation on social justice connecting student scholars in:

Presented by NEWorks in partnership with the Mann Center for the Performing Arts

General Roger and Vivian Blunt

D.C.-Ben Holt Memorial Branch


Moderated by HILL HARPER 

Thursday, September 24, 2015

For a second consecutive year, NEWorks provided musical support for the Susan G. Komen Foundation's Honoring the Promise Kennedy Center Gala, performing with British singer/songwriter Matt Goss.

Friday, October 29, 2015

NEWorks organized a 40-voice community choir to perform for the Mayor's Arts AwardsThe choir performed with Kevin Ross and the Capital City Symphony

Pictured: The Historic Lincoln Theater

Saturday, September 12, 2015