What you need to know about this programme:
- In recognition of Black History Month, Soul Legends includes 50 years of brilliant R&B, Motown, funk, disco, and pop by the finest recording artists and performers, featuring the exceptional voice of Gavin Hope.
- The programme includes music from Smokey Robinson, Marvin Gaye, Outkast, Stevie Wonder, Pharrell Williams, Isaac Hayes, and more.
- Conductor Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser attended William Aberhart High School in Calgary.
- Gavin Hope is a Juno-nominated solo recording artist who has shared the stage with Aretha Franklin and James Brown, among others.
DANIEL BARTHOLOMEW-POYSER, guest conductor