Nailah Nombeko in "Rivers of Life" Concert

Wednesday, September 5, 2012 7:14 AM

Nailah Nombeko will have a song cycle featured in this upcoming concert:

Sunday, September 9 at 1:30 pm
St Mary's Episcopal Church, Manhattanville

521 West 126th Street (1/2 block west of Amsterdam)
All are warmly welcomed! ($10 donation suggested for adults)


Music & poetry reflecting on rivers & life’s courses, featuring the World Premiere of an inspiring song cycle created by neighbors Peter Homans, Nailah Nombeko, & Ishmael Wallace from the moving autobiographical poetry of neighbor Marsha Dale Abrams.

Soprano Abigail Dyer, pianist Ishmael Wallace, & the St Mary’s Gospel Choir also perform music by Franz Liszt, Robert Schumann, Waddy Thompson, & David Wolfson, spirituals, & gospel songs, all in a beloved little old brick church with a beautiful sound!

Reception to follow!

The church is nearest the 125th Street stop on the #1 subway and the 127th Street stop on the M104 bus. For directions and more please reply or call 212-222-2101. There is a wheelchair ramp up to the sanctuary and a lift downstairs to the reception and bathrooms, but please call ahead if you'll be using the lift.