Xavier Dubois Foley's For Justice and Peace
DateJune 19, 2021
Saturday at 8:00PM
The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra will mark Juneteenth 2021 with the virtual premiere of Xavier Dubois Foley's For Justice and Peace. This piece originally aired on November 19, 2020, as part of the ASO's Behind the Curtain Series. This double concerto, co-commissioned by Carnegie Hall, the Sphinx Organization, and the New World Symphony, was created to mark the 400 years of slavery since the arrival of the slave ship "White Lion" in Jamestown, Virginia.