The Spirituals: An African American Music Idiom and Its Relevance to Our Lives Today
AN EVENING OF WORD AND SONG
Whether sung liturgically, privately, or performed in concert, the Spirituals are a truly unique American music genre, steeped and founded in the Black Church experience with longevity and relevance for our lives today. Let’s take a brief look at the history, development, and praxis of the Spirituals—oh, and have a little church in the process!
Cosponsored by the School of Theology and Ministry and the National Association of Pastoral Musicians, Boston Chapter