Daughters of Zelophehad presents the Spelman College Glee Club Fundraising Concert
Daughters of Zelophehad proudly presents the Spelman College Glee Club Fundraising Concert on Saturday, March 16th at Forest Hill Presbyterian Church, 4401 Forest Hill Avenue, Richmond, VA at 6 p.m.
Daughters of Zelophehad (DOZ) promises a home, a faith and a future to homeless women and children. The mission of DOZ is to provide a holistic Rapid-Rehousing program for homeless women in crisis and their children so that they can function as an integral part of the community.
Come for a night of mesmerizing and powerful choral music from the world-renowned Spelman College Glee Club, who sing in support of the first class of formerly homeless women and their children who are moving into independence with skills and internal resources gained from Daughters of Zelophehad's programming, and with a lease in their own names.
This concerts marks an important day in the continued eradication of homelessness for families in Richmond, Virginia!
The Spelman College Glee Club has maintained a reputation of choral excellence for more than 50 years. It is an organization that is open by audition to all students of the College community. Repertoire consists of sacred and secular choral literature for women's voices with special emphasis on traditional spirituals, music by African-American composers, music from many cultures and commissioned works.
The Spelman College Glee Club has traveled throughout the country performing for a variety of audiences. It has performed in concert halls such as Fanueil Hall in Boston, the Brooklyn Academy of Music, Avery Fisher Hall at Lincoln Center and in churches, high schools, colleges, and universities. Their international travels have taken them to Brazil and Canada.
The Glee Club is the primary performance organization of the College and sings for most campus events. It has had the unique opportunity to perform with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and world-renowned singer Jessye Norman, and in the annual Martin Luther King Jr. birthday celebration.
The Glee Club has also been featured on "Performance Today" for National Public Radio. A perennial highlight of the Christmas season in Atlanta is the Christmas Carol Concert presented by both the Spelman and Morehouse colleges glee clubs. The audience swells to more than 6,000 for the three nights of these festive concerts. Other major performances of the Spelman Glee Club include the spring concert tour, the annual fall and spring concerts at Spelman.
Celebrate Women's "Her"story Month with the Daughters and Spelman's Glee Club.
Forest Hill Presbyterian Church (View)
4401 Forest Hill Avenue
Richmond, VA 23225
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