RPO closes out Harriet Tubman Bicentennial Celebration with free concert
ROCHESTER, N.Y. – Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra closed out the City’s Harriet Tubman Bicentennial Celebration with a concert at Church of Love Faith Center, followed by a performance by the Bach Children’s Chorus. The event was free and open to the public.
This special concert capped off two months of events that have surrounded the temporary installation of the “Harriet Tubman – The Journey to Freedom” statue at Rochester’s Washington Square Park on September 2, 2022. The nine foot tall, 2,200 pound monument is traveling to various communities across the nation in honor of the 200th anniversary of Harriet Tubman’s birth.