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Kathleen Battle Underground Railroad: A Spiritual Journey

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
7:30pm – 9:30pm

Storrs Campus
Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts

Concert talk 6:45pm

A powerful program of songs inspired by the Underground Railroad, the secret network that helped bring 19th-century slaves to freedom. The five-time Grammy winner and opera star, accompanied by pianist Joel Martin and the Metropolitan Opera Chorus, brings "remarkable freshness and beauty" (New York Times) to this evening of classic spirituals and traditional pieces.

Co-Sponsored by the H. Fred Simons African American Cultural Center Celebrating 50 Years at UConn.

Tickets: https://jorgensen.uconn.edu

Contact:

Jorgensen Box Office 860-486-4226

Jorgensen Center for the Performing Arts (primary), UConn Master Calendar

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