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Singing in the African American Tradition with Ysaye M. Barnwell
Singing in the African American Tradition with Ysaye M. Barnwell
Singing in the African American Tradition with Ysaye M. Barnwell
Singing in the African American Tradition with Ysaye M. Barnwell
Phone (415) 575-6175
Price $250/$200 Members
Age Suitability None Specified

Singing in the African American Tradition with Ysaye M. Barnwell

Saturday, Mar 16, 2013 10:00a to 5:30p
CIIS Main Building San Francisco, CA

There is an awesome power in the human voice. When uncommon voices are blended for the common good, they become a vocal community at its best. Masterfully led by Ysaye M. Barnwell, singers and non-singers alike share the common experience of learning in the oral tradition and singing rhythms, chants, traditional songs from Africa and the diaspora, and a variety of songs from African American culture. These include spirituals, ring shouts, hymns, gospels, and songs from the civil rights movement.… Show more

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Singing in the African American Tradition with Ysaye M. Barnwell

This workshop is part of the Sound, Voice, and Music Healing Certificate Program at CIIS.

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Dr. Ysaye M. Barnwell
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Dr. Ysaye M. Barnwell a native New Yorker now living in Washington, DC is the only child and perfect blend of her mother, a registered nurse and her father, a classical violinist. Dr. Barnwell studied violin for 15 years beginning at age 2 ½, and majored in music through high school....
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CIIS Main Building
1453 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 575-6100
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