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PAA engages in exciting collaboration with Contemporary Youth Orchestra for hip-hop meets the orchestra concert on May 23

Progressive Arts Alliance is proud to announce a dynamic artistic collaboration with the Contemporary Youth Orchestra. PAA will join CYO for their annual Rock the Orchestra series concert on Friday, May 23 at the Cleveland State University Wolstein Center.

This year’s concert, Farandole: Classically Celebrating Hip-Hop, is an exciting collaboration between the musicians of CYO together with hip-hop artists, including legendary hip-hop pioneer and Grammy Award-winning DJ GrandMixer DXT.

Don’t miss this exciting concert that will also feature emcees Replife and Verbal Math as well as DJ Doc, B-Boy Jus Movz, and the PAA All Stars. Come see a never-done-before concert celebrating the dynamic art forms of hip-hop culture together with a 120-piece all-star orchestra. This is a once-in-a-lifetime event.

Tickets for this exciting show are now on sale! Click here to visit the CYO web site for more information.

Below: Replife in rehearsal with CYO.

Replife in rehearsal with CYO.

To learn more about GrandMixer DXT, click here. To learn more about Replife, click here. To learn more about Verbal Math, click here.

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