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. and a stellar team of national choral directors. The culminating concert featured the choir in performance with the Ithaca College Chamber Orchestra and Gospel artist Danton Whitley.

                                        

COMMUNITY PARTNERS

FALL 2015 PROJECTS

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HILL HARPER 

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Saturday, September 12, 2015

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



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.

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


NEWorks is proud to have organizwd church visits in support of the Washington National Opera's production of APPOMATTOX and to promote the  Community-wide Spirituals Sing.  WNO soloists along with vocalists from the Ben Holt-D.C. Branch of the National Association of Negro Musicians rendered solo performances at the following churches:

Sunday, September 20                Nineteenth Street Baptist Church, Washington, D.C.                                                                                        10am
                                                            Feat. DARNELL ROULHAC, WNO Chorister

Sunday, October 4                         Mount Zion Baptist Church, Arlington, VA                                                                                                              8am
                                                            Feat. KEHEMBE EICHELBERGER, WNO Chorister

                                                            Pennsylvania Avenue Baptist Church, Washington, D.C.                                                                             10:45am
                                                            Feat. KELVIN PAGE, Former WNO Chorister,   NANM/Ben Holt-D.C. Branch President

Sunday, October 11                        Mount Jezreel Baptist Church, Silver Spring, MD                                                                                                 8am
                                                            Feat. LEAH HAWKINS, WNO Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist

Saturday, October 17                     Capitol Hill SDA Church, Washington, D.C.                                                                                                             11am
                                                            Feat. LINDA CAMPBELL, NANM/Ben Holt-D.C. Branch Vocalist

Sunday, October 18                        Alfred Street Baptist Church, Alexandria, VA                                                                                                        12n
                                                             Feat. SOLOMAN HOWARD, WNO Principal

Sunday, October 25                       First Baptist, North Brentwood, Washington, D.C.                                                                                              9am
                                                             Feat. SOLOMAN HOWARD, WNO Principal

                                                             Allen Chapel AME Church, Washington, D.C.                                                                                                         11am
                                                             Feat. SOLOMAN HOWARD, WNO Principal

Sunday, November 1                       Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, Washington, D.C.                                                                                        7:45am
                                                             Feat. ANGELI FERRETTE, WNO Chorister

                                                             Reid Temple AME Church, Glenn Burks, MD                                                                                                     11:15am
                                                             Feat. SOLOMAN HOWARD, WNO Principal

Sunday, November 8                      People’s Community Baptist Church, Silver Spring, MD                                                                                   8am
                                                             Feat. LEAH HAWKINS, WNO Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist

                                                            Zion Baptist Church, Washington, D.C.                                                                                                             10:15am

                                                             Feat. LEAH HAWKINS, WNO Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist

Charles Willoughby, Esq.

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Presented in partnership with the Mann Center for the Performing Arts

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