Bernard J. Tyson’s Playlist

Event Details:

Location: Paramount Theatre

Date: Friday, January 24, 2020

Time: 8 pm


The Oakland Symphony and Michael Morgan are joined by special guests to pay tribute to the life and vision of Bernard J. Tyson.

With a playlist of music he had personally selected for this concert he was to host. With selections chosen by Michael Morgan to honor Tyson’s memory and legacy. And with readings of Tyson’s own words that inspired so many.

A community-wide tribute to this visionary, who left us far too soon.


Please note there will be no pre-concert lecture for this concert


Michael Morgan

Music Director Laureate

Bernard J. Tyson

Adam Theis, Jazz Mafia

Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir

Terrance Kelly, director

Dr. Lynne Morrow

chorus director

Oakland Symphony Chorus

Vocal Rush

a cappella ensemble

Price Level A $90
Price Level B $68
Price Level C $52
Price Level D $40
Price Level E $25