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Sankofa Sounds

June 4 @ 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Presented by Opera Philadelphia and The International Florence Price Festival, discover the soulful legacy of African American vocal music with Sankofa Sounds!

This captivating program celebrates the rich heritage of Black musical legends across diverse genres, featuring tributes to iconic figures like Marian Anderson, Paul Robeson, Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes, and Mahalia Jackson.  

But the magic doesn’t stop at the music. Audiences will be enthralled by the powerful stories behind these legendary artists, shared through compelling narration and dramatic interpretation. Sankofa Sounds is more than a concert—it’s an inspiring journey through history that honors the past and ignites hope for a brighter future. Join us for an unforgettable evening that celebrates the enduring spirit and artistry of these pivotal figures. 



June 4
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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First Unitarian Church of Philadelphia
2125 Chestnut St.
Philadelphia, PA 19103 United States
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Opera Philadelphia
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