How Can We Sing In A Strange Land?
Saturday, January 16,
Co-sponsored by the United Church of Santa Fe and ABQ Coro Lux
Featuring special guests
Dr. Rollo Dilworth of Temple University
Dr. James Abbington of the Candler School of Theology at Emory University
All times listed are Mountain Standard Time (MST)
Rise and Shine!
9:00 Opening welcome - the Rev. Talitha Arnold (Santa Fe) & Prof. Bradley Ellingboe (ABQ)
9:15 Getting the voice going - Dr. Stevie Springer (ABQ)
9:45 Rollo rehearses his own music (Philadelphia)
Mental & Physical Health
11:15 Dr. Joe Alcorn - the medical point of view of singing during the pandemic (ABQ)
11:45 Music and Mental Health - Talitha and Brad
12:30 - LUNCH
Music and Social
1:15 Dr. James Abbington: Spirituals and Gospel songs: Singing in a Strange Time (Atlanta)
2:30 Rollo Dilworth talks on African-American music, how it ties to social justice, and his own experiences in classical music as an African-American man.
4:15 Final “performance” of works by Rollo Dilworth (Philadelphia) followed by 20 minutes of “group chat” for those who wish to stay online.
5:00 Workshop ends
Everyone is invited to see Rollo Dilworth interact with Talitha Arnold and Bradley Ellingboe in a trialogue sermon as part of Sunday’s service from The United Church of Santa Fe
There is no charge to attend the virtual church service.