Based on the Poetry of Margaret Walker
Composed by Randy Klein
Featuring: Aurelia Williams - Vocalist, Randy Klein - Pianist
For My People - A New Musical Work is one of the most important performance pieces being offered today.
For My People - A New Musical Work is a concert/multi-media performance that is thought provoking and, above all, entertaining.
The esteemed author, Margaret Walker, wrote poetry for most of her life. Her iconic poem, FOR MY PEOPLE is world renowned. For My People - A New Musical Work combines her poetry, with its socially conscious themes, and the original music of award-winning composer, Randy Klein. It makes for an exciting performance that audiences respond to with joy and standing ovations.
For presenting venues or promoters, here is an opportunity to offer a relevant and engaging performance piece for Black History Month events in February, for Woman's History Month in March and of course Poetry Month in April. Audiences love this work!
For My People - A New Musical Work is available for performances at museums, schools, libraries, churches, universities and colleges. Listen to the demos provided and watch the exciting videos.