The Annenberg Center begins its African Roots Series with internationally renowned a cappella ensemble Sweet Honey in the Rock. Hailed as one of First Lady Michelle Obama’s favorite musical groups, this five-woman ensemble presents “Celebrating the Holydays,” a special seasonal concert that celebrates music from the many faiths around the word.
In its 40th anniversary season, Sweet Honey in the Rock’s distinct sound has garnered numerous awards and critical acclaim. Featuring stunning vocal prowess rooted in the rich textures of African-American legacy, this powerhouse group will perform a joyful mix of holiday favorites as part of their “Celebrating the Holydays” program. The repertoire includes traditional holiday standards such as “Go Tell It On The Mountain” and “This Little Light of Mine,” all blended with new holiday favorites.
This performance will take place at 8 p.m. at the Annenberg Center. Tickets are $20-$55 (prices are subject to change). For tickets or for more information, please visit www.annenbergcenter.org or call 215-898-3900. Tickets can also be purchased in person at the Annenberg Center Box Office.