Heart and Soul: The Culture of African-American Music

black-choir-hiPlease join us for the final event in a series of programs sponsored by the Rural Heritage Museum in conjunction with the exhibition: OUR STORY/THIS PLACE: African American Education in Madison County, North Carolina.

The event will be held on Thursday, February 19 at 6:30 p.m. in Broyhill Chapel at Mars Hill University. Experience the essence of song with the Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church Choir led by Randy Weston, and The Spoken Word by Fatimah’ Rashida Shabazz.

The Friends of the Mars Hill Anderson Rosenwald School invite you to discover how artistic expression and history merged into Gospel music and more, helping to define the musical and cultural representation of African Americans.