A classical music festival
featuring African-American musicians
from throughout the United States in
solo recitals, chamber music concerts,
symphonic concerts, and lecture
demonstrations. The length, size and
duration is governed both by the
artistic goals and the variety of
audiences being served.
To increase the visibility and
viability of African-American classical
musicians and to heighten public
awareness of their classical music
To provide an opportunity for
African-American musicians from all over
the country to meet, exchange ideas, and
revitalize their musical energy.
To establish role models for young
musicians of all ethnic origins and
specifically to encourage young
African-Americans to study and and
become actively involved in creating
opportunities for African-Americans in the field of classical music.
Armenta Adams Hummings, Artistic