Wonder Women

02/16/2019, 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Havens Auditorium, Indiana University Kokomo

The Kokomo Symphony Orchestra is proud to perform a concert featuring women, composer's soloists, and composer/soloists!    World-famous Kokomo vocalist, Alicia Berneche , relates the James Agee's poignant story, Knoxville: Summer of 1915 put to music by American composer Samuel Barber.  Kokomo native and world-renowned jazz pianist Becky Archibald, will perform her piece, What if?.  We will also feature music written by living American women Ellen Taafe Zwilllich, her Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman. a tribute to strong women all over the world who accomplish great things, and Jennifer Higdon's Blue Cathedral, a magical piece that touches the heart and, once you know the story, touches your soul.    We will be honoring local female past contributors who have impacted and supported the symphony through the years.