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MUSE Cincinnati Women’s Choir Concert
November 17, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Memorial Hall$10 – $20
Attend this MUSE Cincinnati women’s choir concert to find out why “She Don’t Stop”
MUSE Cincinnati women’s choir is pleased to announce their collaboration with Dr. Tammy Kernodle of Miami University for their new upcoming concert entitled “She Don’t Stop”. The spiritual-style concert offers a musical narrative traced from the Post-Reconstruction Era to modern-day, with special emphasis on the woman’s voice and musical contributions surrounding Civil Rights issues in America.
Also, this concert will feature new commissions and arrangements by African-American women composers including Jacqueline Hairston, Lori Hicks, and Maria Thompson-Corley. Songs will include Nina Simone’s daring protest song “Mississippi Goddam”, Ysaye Barnwell’s “Go Down Moses”, “Strange Fruit” and more. Purchase your ticket today.
About MUSE Cincinnati Women’s Choir
Since their inception in 1984, MUSE has performed in colleges, schools, churches, prisons, temples, hospices, street events, conferences and workshops promoting peace, equality and justice. MUSE Cincinnati’s mission is to have an inclusive and feminist choral community advocating for peace and social justice. They unite their voices to raise awareness and inspire change in themselves, their audiences, and the world through partnerships that honor the humanity and enduring spirit of all people.
About Dr. Tammy Kernodle
Dr. Tammy L. Kernodle has a BM in choral music education and piano from Virginia State University in Petersburg, Virginia. Also, she received a MA and PhD in Music History from Ohio State University. Her scholarship has focused mainly on various genres of African American music, American music jazz, and gender and popular music. Her work appears in Musical Quarterly, American Music Research Journal, and a new anthology addressing the contributions of women to music, entitled Women’s Voices across Musical Worlds.