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You Shall Hear…

Saturday, February 25, 2023

The GSO Chorus, led by Music Director Bryan Black, will join the orchestra to pay tribute to renowned black composers. The concert will feature Samuel Coleridge-Taylor’s celebrated cantata, Hiawatha’s Wedding Feast, and Concert Overture No. 2 by Florence Price. A composition co-written by GSO Music Director Timothy Verville and guest artist, cellist and songwriter Okorie “OkCello” Johnson, will premiere at the event.


Price Concert Overture No. 2

Johnson/Verville World Premiere – Title TBA
Okorie “OkCello” Johnson, cello

Coleridge-Taylor  Hiawatha’s Wedding Feast
Timothy Harper, tenor
GSO Chorus


Featured Artists

Okorie “OkCello” Johnson

Timothy Harper, Tenor

GSO Chorus








Bryan Black, GSOC Chorus Director

Georgia Symphony Orchestra

Timothy Verville, Music Director & Conductor







Venue Information

Marietta Performing Arts Center









  • Type: Chorus,Orchestra
  • Time: February 25, 2023 - 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  • Venue:Marietta Performing Arts Center
  • Duration:Approximately 2 hours