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Postponed: CU Wind Symphony: Haitian Music Lecture Series

Wednesday, December 9, 2020 at 12:00pm

Virtual Event

This event has been postponed and will be updated to a new date.

Join the CU Wind Symphony for a video lecture series focused on Haitian music, Vodou, and the racialization of Haiti and Haitian religion in the U.S. 

Participants can read this document and watch this video to start with background knowledge of Haitian music.

This week's session features a conversation with The Rev. David Cesar, Director of the Holy Trinity School of Music, Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

This lecture series is supported in part by Cornell SAFC, Engaged Cornell, and the Yale Concert and Jazz Bands, and has been programmed in lieu of the Wind Symphony's planned January 2021 tour of Haiti.





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