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June 17, 2022
NPR

'Requiem for the Enslaved' holds a major university's truths up to the light

Carlos Simon is a young composer on the rise, with an ear for social justice. Simon's new album, Requiem for the Enslaved confronts Georgetown University's troubled past and its ownership of enslaved individuals.

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November 28, 2021
OperaWire

Los Angeles Opera 2021-2022 Review: The First Blue Bird in the Morning

LA Opera Conjure Up Some Magic With this Solid Digital Short

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February 21, 2021
San Diego Union Tribune

Classical composer Carlos Simon uses music to express frustration and anger, giving way to hope

“Music is a physical, tactile thing, releasing that energy out. I went to the keyboard and improvised. I didn’t think; I just let my feelings go. It’s therapy for me.”

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June 17, 2022
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Tom Huizenga

'Requiem for the Enslaved' holds a major university's truths up to the light

Carlos Simon is a young composer on the rise, with an ear for social justice. Simon's new album, Requiem for the Enslaved confronts Georgetown University's troubled past and its ownership of enslaved individuals.

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November 28, 2021
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John Vandevert

Los Angeles Opera 2021-2022 Review: The First Blue Bird in the Morning

LA Opera Conjure Up Some Magic With this Solid Digital Short

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February 21, 2021
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Beth Wood

Classical composer Carlos Simon uses music to express frustration and anger, giving way to hope

“Music is a physical, tactile thing, releasing that energy out. I went to the keyboard and improvised. I didn’t think; I just let my feelings go. It’s therapy for me.”

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June 17, 2022
NPR

'Requiem for the Enslaved' holds a major university's truths up to the light

Carlos Simon is a young composer on the rise, with an ear for social justice. Simon's new album, Requiem for the Enslaved confronts Georgetown University's troubled past and its ownership of enslaved individuals.

November 28, 2021
OperaWire

Los Angeles Opera 2021-2022 Review: The First Blue Bird in the Morning

LA Opera Conjure Up Some Magic With this Solid Digital Short

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