Art Songs by African Diaspora Composers

Tue, 04/16/2019 - 7:00pm

The concert features African Diaspora vocal literature as presented in Louise Toppin's seminar, performed by voice majors with pianist Kathryn Goodson. Evolving from the research of Emeritus Professor Willis Patterson, this offering of music and poetry includes traditional and contemporary spirituals, art songs, and operatic repertoire. The course and concerts are prequels to the George Shirley Vocal Competition, May 17-19, 2019 at SMTD.