Saturday, July 13th
3:30 pm-5:00 pm: National Harriet Tubman Freedom Awards & VIP Reception
NYS Equal Rights Heritage Center, Auburn, NY (inside)
5:00 pm – 9 pm: Harriet Tubman Freedom Music Festival & Harriet Tubman
(public introduction of 2019 Award Recipients)
NYS Equal Rights Heritage Center, Auburn NY (outside)
The annual concert headlines “A Soundtrack for Harriet Tubman” a revived score from a 1993 Harriet Tubman Musical composed by Sean McLeod and today is played by acclaimed musicians to give Harriet’s life a soundtrack, and presents local and regional artists who’s music inspires the voice of freedom. The Harriet Tubman Freedom Music Festival is an open air (free to the public) concert of blues, jazz, and gospel music played in celebration of Harriet Tubman’s legacy and “What it means to be free!”.