“Conversations” is a free monthly virtual series featuring special guests from around the globe who will lead scholarly-based discussions on a variety of topics from “Vocal Health” to “Race and Music.” The virtual program will take place via Zoom every three months on the first Monday of the month from 7-8 p.m. CST. Grab your favorite beverage and a computer, iPad, or phone, and let’s converse! Tips welcome for our guests!
First session: “Lift Every Voice” 7-8 p.m. Mon., October 5 featuring Ernest Harrison, Music Director and Conductor of the Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles
Learn more about the heritage of spirituals as protest songs, as well as the history and importance of “Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing” within the choral tradition and larger U.S. cultural conversation.