CELEBRATING
50 YEARS
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Sounds from the Low Country: A Gullah Tradition

Where

Charleston Music Hall 1570307675
37 John Street
Charleston, SC 29403 United States
Phone:
(843) 853-2252
Website:
https://www.charlestonmusichall.com

Details

When

October 17 @ 8:00 pm EDT

Tickets
$25

About

In the Gullah tradition of rhythmic hand-claps, foot-stomps, and voices lifted up in song, Lowcountry Voices joins the Charleston Jazz Orchestra for an evening to honor centuries of oral traditions and celebrate the spiritual thread that binds generations. Under the direction of Nathan L. Nelson, Lowcountry Voices is a multicultural and ethnically diverse choral performing arts organization with an emphasis on African-American music performed in the SC Lowcountry tradition. The art of Gullah music is extremely rich and has a deep connection with its African roots and ancestors, and genres such as jazz, blues, ragtime, gospel and ‘soul music,’ would not even exist without the influence of African and Gullah music on the world.