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Facebook Live Discussion Art from Ancestry: An opera for Sissieretta Jones
April 19, 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Art from Ancestry: An opera for Sissiretta Jones
April 19 | MON
5 PM EDT
Join Artist Scholar Adina Williams and MSM Faculty Member Harolyn Blackwell discuss their project-in-development about the remarkable life and accomplishments of Matilda Sissieretta Joyner Jones (1868-1933), singer of the American concert and theatrical stage at the turn of the twentieth century.
The discussion will be led by Artist Scholar and Alum Malcolm Merriweather who is currently researching and cataloging the undiscovered works of Margaret Bonds.