HARPISTS'S LEGACY: ANN HOBSON PILOT AND THE SOUND

Program Details
Air Time: 
09/14/2013 - 10:30pm - 10:59pm
Program Title: 
NONE
Program Service: 
MX
PSIP Description: 
The revered harpist was the first black female principal player in a major symphony orchestra.
Long Description: 
A HARPIST'S LEGACY: ANN HOBSON PILOT AND THE SOUND OF CHANGE profiles the inspirational life and distinguished career of the revered harpist. This compelling documentary follows Ann Hobson Pilot's trailblazing journey as the first black female principal player in a major symphony orchestra and also as an international soloist, teacher, mentor and driving force behind music-education programs for underserved minorities. A HARPIST'S LEGACY uses her professional journey to explore the increasing racial diversity and shift in attitudes toward musicians of color in the classical music world.