Family Dance: AFRO-SOCA

Join award winning dancer and choreographer Kwabena Safo-Agyekumin for a high energy celebration of afro-soca. This colorful and rhythmic experience fuses together the music and dance of soca, dancehall, afro-beat, and hip-hop with central African movement and Caribbean traditional dance. Enjoy a live performance of Carnival classics and favorite tunes of the 2019 Soca playlist.

THE STRING QUEENS

Praised for its “authentic, soulful, and orchestral sound”, The String Queens is a dynamic trio that creates stimulating musical experiences that inspire diverse audiences to love, hope, feel, and imagine! Their repertoire spans from the Baroque era to the Jazz Age to today’s Billboard Hot 100 Chart.

LEADLIGHTS

Leadlights is a collective of NYC string players who are passionate about sharing both contemporary and classical music with diverse communities through interactive performances and workshops. The talented quartet, comprised of accomplished soloists who have performed at concert halls worldwide, perform a playful program with selections by Debussy, Ravel, Schubert, and NYC composer Jessie Montgomery.