Join us for the next Gospel Roots of Rock and Soul event with the legendary Fisk Jubilee Singers®.
The Fisk Jubilee Singers® are an a cappella ensemble from Fisk University in Nashville. Their history goes back to 1871 and since then they have been carrying on the tradition of performing spiritual and gospel songs with their beautiful voices and soulful harmonies. The Fisk Jubilee Singers® continue to travel the world preserving this rich, unique American musical tradition. Awarded the National Medal of Arts in 2008, they are led by Musical Director Dr. Paul T. Kwami.
Admission is FREE - RSVP Required
About GOSPEL ROOTS OF ROCK & SOUL
The enlightening story of gospel music’s role and influence in contemporary rock, R&B and soul music is being explored by WXPN, a recognized public radio leader in music discovery. With support from The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, GOSPEL ROOTS OF ROCK AND SOUL offers live performances, discussions, radio features and documentary, and a content-rich website.