Kinshasa Symphony - An Ode to Joy
Release DateMonday, January 1, 1900
Run Time1 hr 35 min
SynopsisThis moving and touching documentary takes us into the everyday lives of the members of an unlikely orchestra: the Orchestre Symphonique Kimbanguiste, located in Kinshasa, a city of 10 million inhabitants and capital of the Democratic Republic of Congo, a place ravaged by war, endemic poverty and corruption. A true testament to the power of music, this documentary shows how the love of music can help transcend all. Gateways Music Festivals President & Artistic Director Lee Koonce will be joined by several Gateways musicians for a post-showing audience talkback.