Event Black Voices
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Venue St. Paul's Cathedral, Melbourne, VIC
Umbrella Event Melbourne Festival 1999
First Date 28 October 1999
Opening Date 28 October 1999
Last Date 30 October 1999
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description From Birmingham, Black Voices has become of of England's most popular a capella groups, drawing inspiration from the songs of Africa and the Caribbean and from the freedom songs of the deep American South.
Based on the Black experience, their repertoire celebrates universal triumph over suffering. Don't miss a spellbinding evening filled with gospel and spirituals, jazz, reggae and blues and experience the healing power of the human voice.
Description Source Brochure
Primary Genre Music
Secondary Genre Test Acapella
Subjects Africa
American
Freedom
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Carol Pemberton Musical Director Singer
Yvette Browne Singer
Sandra Francis Singer
Denise Gordon Singer
Monique Reid Singer
Text Nationality England
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Brochure Melbourne Festival 1999 guide
Event Identifier 101037