Down From the Heavens: Celebrating the music of R. Nathaniel Dett, October 11, 2019

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On Friday, October 11, 2019, 7:30 p.m., Westminster Choir College celebrates the work Afro-Canadian composer R. Nathaniel Dett on the day of his birth. Westminster Jubilee Singers, conducted by Vinroy D. Brown Jr., is joined by faculty members Rochelle Ellis and Clipper Erickson, and special guests Zackary D. Ross and Marques L. A. Garrett for this special event.

In the style of Dett, the program will include works for piano, chorus and voice, as well as his poetry. Program highlights include Dett’s Enchantment and The Chariot Jubilee.\

Ticket Information: Admission: $20 adults and $15 students/seniors
Box Office: 609-921-2663
To purchase online, click here.

Performers:

Westminster Jubilee Singers
Rochelle K. Ellis ’00, soprano
Zackary D. Ross, organ
Clipper Erickson, piano
Marques L. A. Garrett, guest lecturer
Vinroy D. Brown, Jr., conductor

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