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African American Music Festival


African-Am Music Fest - Feb 9-11, 2017

The Penn State African American Music Festival celebrates the music of African Americans and African American composers.  The festival concludes with a concert on Saturday afternoon featuring Penn State's Essence of Joy.

Now in its 22nd year, the 2017 festival will feature guest artist Rollo Dilworth (Temple University).

Schedule

Thursday, February 9, 12:10 p.m., Bach's Lunch in Eisenhower Chapel - see program

Thursday, February 9, 5:30 p.m., Esber Recital Hall - see program

Friday, February 10, 2:30 p.m., Common Hour in Esber Recital Hall - see program

Friday, February 10, 5:30 p.m., "Meet the Composer" in Esber Recital Hall - see program

Saturday, February 11, 1:00 p.m., Essence of Joy, Worship Hall of the Pasquerilla Spiritual Center - see program

Later Event: February 11
3rd Annual Sweetheart 5K