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

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

Sat, 03/02/2013 - 1:30pm

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 Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. on WXXI World (DT21.2/cable 524), 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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