/UN Chamber Music for Nelson Mandela International Day – Live

UN Chamber Music for Nelson Mandela International Day – Live

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UN Chamber Music for Nelson Mandela International Day – a virtual concert to celebrate

The UN Chamber Music Society of the United Nations Staff Recreation Council (UNCMS) presents a concert. It is in celebration of Nelson Mandela International Day. The music repertoire of the concert honours the African heritage.  It features compositions by extraordinary black composers who changed the course of classical music history.

Opening messages are delivered by H.E. Mr. Tijjani Muhammad-Bande, President of the Seventy-fourth Session of the United Nations General Assembly.  Melissa Fleming, UN Under-Secretary-General for Global Communications. The concert also features messages from special guests Ndaba Mandela – grandson of Nelson Mandela.  Ilyasah Shabazz – daughter of Malcom X, and Rohan Marley – son of Bob Marley.

During the concert, the UNCMS is proud to present the International Premiere of “Madiba the African Opera”. The concert features opera singer Nonie Mtirara (Niece of Nelson Mandela).  Also the world premiere of RJ Benjamin’s chamber ensemble arrangement of “Viva Mandela”, written by and sung by Onesimus.

This has got to be the most amazing musical presentation ever! A delight to be able to watch, even if it is virtual.  Don’t miss this outstanding concert.  We are so pleased to be able to broadcast such an event. This means many more people can get to watch from where ever they are.

Are you a follower of Chamber music?  Do you play chamber music?  Do you prefer to listen and watch music?  Don’t hesitate to let us know.   Join the millions viewing this stunning repertoire. Such a great idea for such a special day.  And don’t forget tell us from from where you are viewing.  Great to know if you’re in the UK or somewhere across the globe.


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