Music Silent Voices Peter Jay Sharp Building
BAM Howard Gilman Opera House
May 12—May 13, 2017
Running Time: 1hr 30min

Brooklyn Youth Chorus
Conceived and conducted by Dianne Berkun Menaker
Developed with and directed by Kristin Marting

Composers: Jeff Beal, Mary Kouyoumdjian, Paul D. Miller, Nico Muhly, Shara Nova, Toshi Reagon, Kamala Sankaram, Caroline Shaw

Writers: Michelle Alexander, Patricia Bell-Scott, Pauli Murray, Shara Nova, Claudia Rankine, Toshi Reagon, Eleanor Roosevelt, George Savile, Caroline Shaw, Brooklyn Youth Chorus members

Brooklyn Youth Chorus performs 10 newly commissioned works—by Nico Muhly, Shara Nova, Jeff Beal, DJ Spooky, and others—tackling issues of systemic injustice. Please note that children under the age of five are not admitted into the theater for this event.