Fri21Oct20227:30 pmMiner Auditorium, SFJAZZ, 201 Franklin Street
San Francisco Girls Chorus: Kamala's Hope
The GRAMMY award winning Premiere Ensemble presents the choral premiere of Kamala’s Hope by Oakland-based composer Candace Forest. Soprano Shawnette Sulker, cellist Emil Miland, and organist Jerome Lenk perform alongside for this work based on two Vice-Presidential acceptance speeches given by then Senator Kamala Harris in August 2020. The program also includes the world premiere of I See You, I Hear You, I Believe You by American composer Ursula Kwong-Brown, written in the wake of the #MeToo movement, as well as three SFGC commissions by Angélica Negrón, Amy X Neuburg, and Pamela Z.