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2019 Atlanta Music Festival

By November 21, 2019 November 22nd, 2019 No Comments

Thank you to all those who attended the 2019 Atlanta Music Festival at First Congregational Church. It was a resounding success and we are grateful for all the support for this year’s Festival.

Under the direction of Artistic Director, Dwight Andrews and Music Director, Steven Darsey, this year’s Festival featured the Fisk Jubilee Singers® directed by Dr. Paul Kwami, Associate Professor of Music and the Mike Curb Jubilee Singers Endowed Chair at Fisk University. Other guest artists included Calvin Griffin, bass-baritone and Timothy Miller, tenor. Meridian Herald’s Artistic Director, Steven Darsey, conducted the Meridian Chorale and audience members joined in singing “Lift Every Voice and Sing” and “Bound for the Promised Land.”

Please enjoy listening to a selection of excerpts from the concert.
Musical Excerpts in order from these performers:
Calvin Griffin – Dwight Andrews— Fisk Jubilee Singers – Meridian Chorale – Timothy Miller and Calvin Griffin – Combined Choirs.
Ben Leaptrott – Trey Clegg, accompanists.