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Emery Stephens Returns: African-American Songs and Spirituals-CANCELLED

March 13

- Free
Emery Stephens

Emery Stephens

These events are cancelled due to illness.

Emery Stephens, baritone, is assistant professor of voice at Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan. He holds degrees from Gordon College, Boston University, and a DMA from the University of Michigan.

Prof. Stephens visited campus in October 2015 to present a lecture-recital on “African-American Voices in Classical Music” (click here to read about his earlier visit). He will return in March to coach student singers and pianists in African-American songs and spirituals. He will also perform with students in a recital. Prof. Martha Fischer will collaborate on piano.

Monday, March 13 & 14:  Coachings with student singers and pianists. A sign-up sheet will be on Prof. Fulmer’s door, 5411.

Tuesday, March 14: Recital with student singers and pianists, as well as selections performed by Profs. Stephens and Fischer. Morphy Hall, 6:30 PM.

Download program here (PDF).

Wednesday, March 15: Black Music Ensemble, 1:20-3:00, Memorial Union.

Details

Date:
March 13
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Prof. Mimmi Fulmer
Email:
mkfulmer@wisc.edu

Venue

Mead Witter School of Music
455 N. Park St.
Madison, WI United States
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