Boston Public Library

Concerts in the Courtyard: Castle of our Skins

July 8, 2016, 12:30 PM
Central Library in Copley Square

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Celebrating Black composers of the past and present with Castle of our Skins.

Official Description

Born out of the desire to foster cultural curiosity, Castle of our Skins celebrates Black artistry through music. From classrooms to concert halls, Castle of our Skins invites exploration into Black heritage and culture with performances at Roxbury Community College, the Museum of African American History, and the Roxbury YMCA among other locations in Boston. Drawing inspiration from the rich traditions in Black culture, this program will include string quartets written by celebrated Black composers, both past and present.


  • Free


Central Library in Copley Square
700 Boylston Street, Boston

Photo: Pamela Green