Noon in the Chapel - Spirituals and Their Composers | St. Lawrence University Chaplain's Office

Noon in the Chapel - Spirituals and Their Composers

Friday, February 8, 2019 - 12:15pm to 1:00pm
Gunnison Chapel

Hear the spirituals as we think they were sung in the fields or the plantation homes. Hear how the melodies evolved. Contemporary arrangers are finding new approaches to help listeners hear the texts and melodies in different ways. Featuring Ad Hoc singers Jennifer Blewitt, Julia Pomaimville, and Chris Rediehs and narrator Hana Bushara '21.