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4:53 pm
Thu August 11, 2011

Backstage Pass with the Gateways Music Festival

The Gateways Music Festival returns to Rochester to celebrate the accomplishments of African Americans in classical music.

Backstage Pass with the Gateways Music Festival

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Rochester, NY – Every 2 years, the Gateways Music Festival returns to Rochester to celebrate the accomplishments of African Americans in classical music. Pianist Terrence Wilson, GMF concertmaster Kelly Hall-Tompkins, and Lee Koonce from the artistic committee talked to Julia Figueras about the festival and the universality of music. Kelly and Terrence played Ravel and Debussy elegantly.