Adrienne Danrich captured the essence of the personalities and artistry of these two great artist/pioneers Marian Anderson and Leontyne Price. Her storytelling ability and the beauty of her voice combined to bring the accomplishments of these great women to audiences that will never hear them ‘live’.

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Unity Concert-Maitri and The Hillary Speeches

Soprano Soloist

National Sawdust


The National Sawdust presents the Unity Concert: Friday, January 20, 2017, 11:40 am

80 N 6th St, Brooklyn, NY 11249

11:40-Maitri –  Composed and music direction by Joel Lambdin w/ guest instrumentalists

(The word Maitri is Sanskrit, and translates loosely to “benevolence personified.” In composer Joel Lambdin’s words, it is a “meditation on loving kindness.”)

12:00- A Film of The Hillary Speeches – Composed by Glen Roven/Film Direction by James Gray, Warren Elgort, Larry Robins

Introduced by Annie Potts

with singers:

Isabel Leonard, Nathan Gunn, Patricia Racette, Lawrence Brownlee, Matthew Polenzani, Chilina Kennedy, Donna Lynne Champlin, Carin Gilfry, Lester Lynch, Kyle Ketelsen, Laquita Mitchell, Camille Zamora, Sidney Outlaw, Adrienne Danrich, Arianna Zukerman, Eve Gigliotti, Glenn Seven Allen, Daniel Sumegi, Dominic Armstrong, Blythe Gaissert, Andrew Garland, Michael Kelly, Gilda Lyons, David Adam Moore, and Jonathan Blalock.