Chineke! Orchestra – May 2019

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Chineke! Orchestra are returning to St George’s on Friday 17th May @ 7:30pm

Chineke! is St George’s resident orchestra, and is also Europe’s first professional orchestra comprising a majority of black and minority ethnic musicans, founded by the pioneering double bass player Chi-chi Nwanoku OBE.

Chineke! has a delightful programme of music for the string orchestra, plus a brand new work by talented young composer James Wilson.

Commissioned by St George’s in collaboration with Chineke! Orchestra, this new piece will celebrate the incredible life and work of one of Bristol’s most iconic civil rights leaders, Dr Paul Stephenson OBE.

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Chineke! Orchestra Plays Malcolm X Centre – 18 May 10.30am for 11am

Chineke! Orchestra is playing at the Malcolm X Centre in St Pauls on 18 May — from 10.30am for a 11am start. Europe’s first professional black majority orchestra is also playing new music composed by James Wilson, and inspired by the life of civil rights activist Dr Paul Stephenson OBE.
Music is followed by a Q&A with Chineke! Orchestra founder Chi-chi Nwanoku OBE.
St George’s Bristol is grateful for the support of the Malcolm X Centre and media partners Ujima community radio station.
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