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Of Dance and Struggle: A Musical Tribute to the Life of Nelson Mandela - Nov. 15

The Elon University Chorale presents “Of Dance and Struggle: A musical Tribute to the Life of Nelson Mandela” the world premiere with composer and guest illustrated in a composition that has woven South African songs with original music by the composer.

Title: Of Dance and Struggle: A Musical Tribute to the Life of Nelson Mandela

Date: Thursday, November 15th, 2012

Time: 7:30pm

Location: McCrary Theatre

Contact: Dr. Gerald Knight at gknight2@elon.edu

Sponsors: The Department of Music

Description: The Elon University Chorale presents “Of Dance and Struggle: A musical Tribute to the Life of Nelson Mandela” the world premiere with composer and guest illustrated in a composition that has woven South African songs with original music by the composer. The composer bases the work, in part, upon interviews with personnel of the Nelson Mandela Foundation in Johannesburg, South Africa, including Mandela’s official photographer, Alf Kumalo.

 

Demarius Hunt,
Student
11/14/2012 1:51 PM