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Official 2017 Colour of Music Festival Poster – Interview


A Black & White Collaboration By Colin Quashie and Gil Shuler


Press Statement – October 17, 2017

Unfortunately, soprano Angela Brown has been advised to forego performances for the next several weeks under the advice and care of her doctor and voice therapist for a vocal condition.  Soprano Laquita Mitchell will be performing in her place for the Thursday, October 19 Vocal Recital at 2 pm and the evening Colour of Music Female Virtuosi performance at 7 pm.



Official Press Release – October 2017

Colour of Music Festival Official Press Release (2017)

The Post & Courier – October 2016

Colour of Music Festival (2016)

Moultrie News – September 2016

Colour of Music Festival showcases performers of African descent

Dec. 2015 (CBS News) – Changing the Color of Classical Music

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The Post & Courier – October 2015

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Colour of Music Festival showcases black classical players

Colour of Music Festival a celebration and a challenge

Symphony Magazine – Spring 2015

Startups Rising (PDF) – pages 3 & 4 (link opens new window)

Charleston Magazine – October 2014

Arts Profile: Changing Tunes (link opens new window)

The Post & Courier – October 2014

Review: Musicians excel in final Colour of Music Festival programs (link opens new window)

The Post & Courier – October 2013

Colour of Music: New festival celebrates contributions by blacks to classical music