Spelman College Glee Club to Debut Original Mass Music for St. Benedict the African Parish on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 1 p.m.
The renowned choral group will perform in honor of the Feast Day of St. Benedict the Moor, which was April 4
Chicago, IL (April 11, 2018) – In honor of the Feast Day of St. Benedict the Moor, members of Spelman College’s Glee Club will debut original compositions of sacred music on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 1 p.m., at St. Benedict the African Parish, 340 West 66th Street, Chicago. The parish commissioned Dr. Kevin Johnson, associate professor of Music at Spelman College and director of the Spelman College Glee Club, to compose a soulful style of African American musical arrangements that commemorate the season of Easter. This special performance is part of the Archdiocese’s peace-building and violence-prevention efforts.More