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“Their music will keep classical music alive for the next generation.” – NPR
Black Violin’s Impossible Tour heads our way in March of 2020, spreading the message that anything is possible and there are no limits to what one can achieve, regardless of circumstance.
With influences ranging from Shostakovich and Bach to Nas and Jay-Z, stereotype-smashing Black Violin breaks the rules, blending classical, hip-hop, rock, R&B, and bluegrass to create a sound they call “classical boom.” With Kevin Sylvester and Wilner Baptiste, a.k.a. Kev Marcus and Wil B. on violin and viola, alongside DJ SPS and drummer Nat Stokes, Black Violin uses their music to overcome stereotypes and encourage people of all ages, races, and economic backgrounds to join together to break down cultural barriers.
In November 2019, Black Violin released their latest album Take the Stairs, featuring the track Showoff – check out the video below! Their last record, Stereotypes, debuted at #1 on the Billboard Classical Crossover Chart and #4 on the Billboard R&B Chart. Creative collaborators include Kanye West, Wu-Tang Clan, Wyclef Jean, Lil Wayne, and Alicia Keys.
Friday, March 27, 2020
The Performing Arts Center at Purchase College
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Join us for The PAC Gala 2020, an inspiring evening celebrating diversity, empowerment, and the performing arts in our community. Support The PAC’s compelling vision to become a true incubator for the arts and a welcoming hub for all audiences.
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