CHALLENGE THE STATS with Angelica Hairston

CHALLENGE THE STATS with Angelica Hairston:
Celebrating African American Composers, Musicians, and Filmmakers

Challenge the stats is an engaging evening of music featuring harpist Angelica Hairston (MMIL ’16). She will be joined by soprano Jasmine Robinson, harpist Charles Overton, violinist Tim Reynolds, harpist Mason Morton, dancer Michael Morris Jr., filmmaker Harsha Menon (MFA ’17), and musicians from Project STEP.

Hairston presents an evening of music that celebrates some of the top conservatory-trained African American artists in Boston. The concert includes musical and dance performances, moving film presentations and a conversation about racial adversities in the fine arts. 

Angelica Hairston, harp
Ray Daniels, host
Jaisun Lewinski, spoken word artist
Jonathan Mendoza, spoken word artist
Harsha Menon, filmmaker
Michael Morris, Jr., dancer
Mason Morton, harp
Charles Overton, harp
Tim Reynolds, violin
Jasmine Robinson, soprano
Project STEP musicians:
Angelina Wallace, violin
Trinity Dickson, violin
Amiyr Ahmad, violins
Rigoberto Rodriguez-Anton, cello

More information:

Download the flyer (PDF)
Download the program (PDF)

This event is sponsored by the John D. O’Bryant African American Institute and the Northeastern University College of Arts, Media and Design; and partnered with the Boston Branch of the NAACP and the Museum of African American History


Sun, Apr 17, 2016

7:30 pm


Fenway Center

77 St. Stephen Street
Boston, MA