A group of musicians playing instruments at the Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration Concert 2020

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration Concert 2020, photo by Larry Sandez

Music

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Celebration Concert—Postponed

Featuring the Inner City Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles

Saturday, January 15, 7:00 pm (doors at 6:00 pm)

About the Program

Let freedom ring! Come celebrate the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at this eleventh annual tribute concert copresented by the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC) of Southern California and the Inner City Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles.

Every day, there are echoes of Dr. King's calls for justice. Honor his memory with an array of uplifting numbers performed by the Inner City Youth Orchestra of Los Angeles under the direction of Charles Dickerson. The program will also feature the winners of the SCLC Annual Oratorical and Essay Contest, which is open to middle and high school students.
 

“Now is the time to lift our nation from the quicksands of racial injustice to the solid rock of brotherhood.”—Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.