2016-2017 Spirituals Concert
Sunday, June 4, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.
Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, Doylestown PA (directions to church)
Ruth Naomi Floyd, composer & vocalist
Jay Fluellen, composer and pianist
Northeast Philadelphia High School Concert Choir
and special guest artist: original Ellington soloist DeVonne Gardner
with Joe Anderson, trumpet, Ron Kerber and Chris Karr, saxophones; John Swana, valve trombone; Steve Beskrone, bass; Jason Chuong, drums
Tickets: $24 in advance, $29 at the door
Our final concert of the season celebrates the depth of feeling plumbed from the soul in the performance of spirituals, gospel and sacred jazz in the African-American tradition. We will be joined by Ruth Naomi Floyd, composer and vocalist, and Jay Fluellen, composer and pianist, along with the Northeast Philadelphia High School Concert Choir, directed by Fluellen.