EXPLORE PAST NATIONAL SAWDUST GALAS

STRETCH

Spring Gala 2019

Tuesday, May 7, 2019
at

Sotheby’s

HONORING

Black Thought, David Byrne, & Juliette Jones

EVENING’S PROGRAM

Invocation
A-am-zing Grace
Composed By Michael Schachter
Performed By Davóne Tines & String Quartet from Face the Music, Kaufman Music Center

One Fine Day
Composed by David Byrne and Brian Eno
Performed by Brooklyn Youth Chorus, David Byrne, and Mauro Refosco

Angie Swan, David Byrne Tribute

The Amazon Preview
Live-scored short film:
Land Water Life
Directed by Murat Eyuboglu
Composed & Performed by
Pauchi Sasaki

Carrie Mae Weems, Black Thought Tribute

Black Thought Tribute
Sa-Roc & Ensemble
Composed & Performed by Sa-Roc & Ensemble

Miyamoto is Black Enough
Composed and Performed by Andy Akiho, Roger Bonair-Agard, Sean Dixon, Jeffrey Zeigler

Finale
National Sawdust Ensemble with Helga Davis and more