Music History of the African American Church Parts 3 & 4

5/17/19 - 5/19/19

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St. Paul African Methodist Episcopal Church

100 Jefferson Ave., Columbus, OH 43215

(614) 228-4113

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Part 3 "King of Instruments - The Pipe Organ " will feature Dr. Anthony Williams, Associate Professor of Music and University Organist at Fisk University Nashville. Dr. Williams  will be performing compositions for the organ by African Americans. Part 4 of the series "Spirituals and Anthems" will be featuring The African American Heritage Society Ecumenical Choir. they will be performing Negro Spirituals arranged by R Nathaniel Dett, John W. Work, William T Dawson, Jester Hariston, and Hall Johnson as well as anthems; all of which were arranged/composed in the 1st half of the 20th century.