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    Building the Vocal Community: a Workshop with Ysaye Barnwell

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    September 25, 2013

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      Building the Vocal Community:  a Workshop with Ysaye Barnwell

    Ysaye Barnwell, acclaimed vocalist and founder of Sweet Honey in the Rock, will lead a workshop on finding your own voice. The group will explore African-American culture through a wide range of vocal music including African-American congregational and choral traditions, chants from Africa and the diaspora, spirituals, blues, gospel, and music of the Civil Rights movement and contemporary struggles. Be part of a large, welcoming choir where...

    Ysaye Barnwell, acclaimed vocalist and founder of Sweet Honey in the Rock, will lead a workshop on finding your own voice. The group will explore African-American culture through a wide range of vocal music including African-American congregational and choral traditions, chants from Africa and the diaspora, spirituals, blues, gospel, and music of the Civil Rights movement and contemporary struggles. Be part of a large, welcoming choir where no experience is necessary.


    Houghton Chapel, Wellesley College

    106 Central Street
    Wellesley, MA 02481

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    Phone: 781-283-2685


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