Posted by Peggy Dettwiler for February 13, 2013
The renowned American Spiritual Ensemble will present a concert to celebrate Black History Month in Steadman Theatre on the campus of Mansfield University this Monday, February 18 at 7:30 pm. The 26 members of the American Spiritual Ensemble are soloists in their own right and the vocalists have thrilled audiences around the world with their dynamic renditions of classic spirituals, jazz and Broadway numbers highlighting the Black experience. The mission of the American Spiritual Ensemble is to keep the American Negro spiritual alive. The repertoire ranges from spirituals to classical to Broadway and dance. The American Spiritual Ensemble has presented diverse concerts throughout the United States, Europe and South America and has toured Spain seven times presenting over 80 concerts.