A Harpist's Legacy: Ann Hobson Pilot and the Sound of Change

A Harpist's Legacy: Ann Hobson Pilot and the Sound of Change

Fri, 02/06/2015 - 8:30pm

This film explores the increasing racial diversity and shift in attitudes toward musicians of color in the classical music world through Ann Hobson Pilot's professional journey.

A Harpist's Legacy: Ann Hobson Pilot and the Sound of Change, airing Friday, February 6, 2015 at 8:30 p.m. on WXXI World, 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.  



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