Honors Forum: Xavier Foley


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19 April Tuesday

Honors Forum: Xavier Foley

19 April 2022, 18:30 - 19 April 2022, 18:30
Bennett Auditorium, 113 East Memorial Drive
Hattiesburg, MS 39406 United States

Xavier Foley is a celebrated musician and composer who uses his art as a tool to help promote social justice. His instrument of choice, the double bass, is rarely presented as a solo instrument; however, Foley was named to New York WQXR’s list of “19 for 19” Artists to Watch and featured on PBS Thirteen’s NYC-ARTs. He has performed as a concerto soloist with numerous orchestras, including the Atlanta Symphony, Philadelphia Orchestra, and Nashville Symphony. Foley’s composition for violin, bass, and string orchestra, “For Justice and Peace,” has been performed at Carnegie Hall.

Date: April 19, 2022
Time: 6:30 pm
Venue Name: Bennett Auditorium
Address: 113 East Memorial Drive
Hattiesburg, MS 39406 United States

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Organizer Name: Mike Lopinto