On November 13, 2016, soprano Kathleen Battle will return to the Metropolitan Opera stage to sing her recital, “Underground Railroad-A Spiritual Journey.”She will be accompanied by piano and choir. Aby’s own Jim Davis will conduct for this historic event.
Harlem Opera Theater will feature Aby Musicians and others in concert at The Schomburg Center for Research, in honor of Black History Month. Singers will recognize and render the compositions of Harry T. Burleigh.
Aby Musicians and Pastor Butts join Temple Emanu-El to commemorate the life and legacy of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The Temple hosts a special worship service on tomorrow, the Sabbath of Dr. King’s birthday. Service begins at 6pm and a special Oneg Shabbat follows. http://www.emanuelnyc.org
Wishing you and yours a most prosperous, joyous, spirit-filled 2016. Hope to see you soon!
The Total Praise Ensemble and the United Voices of Abyssinian led the church’s music worship during the final service of 2015. As is the custom at Abyssinian for Watchnight Service, the Aby Musicians donned African attire and accents – exhibiting a wide array of rich, colorful fabrics, textiles and patterns. #blackjoy
Aby musicians James Davis Jr. and Jeryl Cunningham-Fleming are featured tomorrow night as part of National Chorale’s MESSIAH at David Geffen Hall! Visit the National Chorale website for tickets and info. http://nationalchorale.com/