BGR!FEST CONCERT SERIES
showcasing the genius and creative contributions and innovation of black women artists.
Multi-Grammy Award®–winning R&B icon India.Arie will headline this year’s BLACK GIRLS ROCK!FEST™ (BGR!FEST) as it makes its highly anticipated return—collaborating with the National Symphony Orchestra (NSO) for the very first time. This must-see event will feature multi award-winning conductor and arranger Dr. Henry Panion III, most known for his work with superstar Stevie Wonder. Dr. Panion will lead India.Arie and the NSO in lush orchestrations of her music. BGR!FEST celebrates black women’s creative contributions to the world and showcases the work of stellar female artists who are masters of their craft. India.Arie’s outstanding musical talents, backed by the iconic National Symphony Orchestra, will be a magical combination of high art and healing.
THE JOHN F. KENNEDY CENTER FOR PERFORMING ARTS
THURSDAY, JUNE 30 & FRIDAY, JULY 1, 2022
8 PM-10 PM
INDIA.ARIE AND THE NATIONAL SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA