The Civil Rights Movement: A Retrospective in Song

February 9, 2018

Starring: Peck Community Ensemble

The concert will feature some of the songs based on the Spirituals and hymns that furthered the cause of justice and equality in the United States from 1954 to 1968. In addition to the ensemble, several community youths will present recitations about children and teenagers who were a part of the movement. Faith Mitchell, a young adult from the Fernandina Beach community, will present an interpretive dance to Nina Simone’s “I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free.”


Dates

February 9, 2018 7:30 pm