Black Composers from the 16th- 19th Centuries

Presented by Dr. Arne Spohr.

Dr. Spohr employs the music of and narration from the lived experiences of Black European composers from the 16th to 19th century, such as Vicente Lusitano, the Chevalier de Saint-Georges, Ignatius Sancho, and Thomas Emidy, to shed light on the rich contributions of Black people to European culture.

Presented in partnership with BGSU's Institute for the Study of Culture & Society (ICS)

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