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Durham Symphony Orchestra: A Tribute to Pauli Murray and World Premieres by 4 NC Composers

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( Sun., Apr. 10, 2022 )

Performed by William Henry Curry, conductor, Dasan Ahanu, poet

Hayti Heritage Center, 804 Old Fayetteville Street, Durham, NC 27701


Durham Symphony will partner with the Hayti Heritage Center and the Pauli Murray Center for History and Social Justice to honor the life of writer, priest, lawyer, and activist Pauli Murray in words, images, and music. Our program will include world premieres by 4 NC composers. Rajan Somasundaram’s Yathum Oore, Arvind Subramaniam’s The Beauty of the Morning, Maestro William Henry Curry’s Dark Testament, and Robert Rankin’s No Name in The Street.


Tickets: Children under 12, free; $10 for Students with ID; $25 for adults. To purchase tickets, visit the Durham Symphony web site.

To enter, guests, staff, and participants must provide proof of vaccination or negative PCR test taken within 48 hours. Wearing face masks covering the nose and mouth as well as social distancing are required.


$10 - $25


  • Sunday, April 10, 2022 at 3:00 PM