The Colour of Music’s performance will honor Edmund Thornton Jenkins

The Colour of Music Festival Octet performs on Wednesday, October 4 at 7:30 p.m. at the Historic Dock Street Theatre. Joining this year’s ensemble is renowned flutist and lowcountry native Meghan Bennett. This Colour of Music performance will be extremely powerful as the music will honor the legacy of Charleston-born composer Edmund Thornton Jenkins by featuring his “Negro Symphonie Dramatique” arranged by his great-nephew Tuffus Zimbabwe. For tickets visit,