The Life and Music of Harry Belafonte: A Tribute Concert

Thursday / March 6, 2014 / 7:30 pm
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
02115

Musician, songwriter, and social activist Harry Belafonte was a powerful voice in the civil rights and anti-apartheid movements. Directed by professor Larry Watson, Berklee students and faculty will celebrate Belafonte's life and music from "Banana Boat Song" to "We Are the World." Berklee president Roger H. Brown will award an honorary doctorate of music to Belafonte at this event in recognition of Belafonte's inspiring music and humanitarian achievements.