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Dear Nina: A Sonic Love Letter to Nina Simone with Drea d’Nur and Strings by Rootstock Republic

Sunday, October 20, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

$20

Power, poise, and passion reign supreme in this pairing of voice and strings that celebrates the legendary canon of Nina Simone. Drea d’Nur (vocalist/pianist) is accompanied by 6-piece string ensemble Rootstock Republic: LIVE in this uniquely intimate and newly orchestrated songbook of Simone’s love songs, blues, and protest music. This program is presented by the Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center and the Niagara Falls National Heritage Area in commemoration of the 400th anniversary of the first enslaved Africans arrival in America.

Details

Date:
Sunday, October 20, 2019
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Cost:
$20
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Website:
https://www.niagarafallsundergroundrailroad.org/event/dear-nina-a-sonic-love-letter-to-nina-simone/

Organizers

Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center
Niagara Falls National Heritage Area

Venue

Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center
825 Depot Ave West
Niagara Falls, 14305 United States
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Phone:
716.300.8477
Website:
niagarafallsundergroundrailroad.org