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Fela Sowande Singers Perform Sacred Music by Nigerian Composers

The debut of the Fela Sowande Singers, led by music department alum Oyebade Dosunmu, will take place at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church on Tuesday night, April 10 at 8 p.m. The singers will perform a concert of sacred music by Nigerian composers. Along with Dosunmu, the concert will feature Richard Teaster (director of Pitt’s Glee Club and vocal instructor) and Ayo Oluranti (a doctoral candidate in composition and theory). The program will also feature Sara Botkin (Soprano), Raquel Winnica Young (Mezzo-Soprano), Ayo Oluranti (Organ), performing works by Ikoli Hacourt-White, T.K.E. Phillips, Fela Sowande, Laz Ekwueme, Ayo Bankole, Seun Owoaje, Ayo Oluranti. Come out and enjoy an evening of sacred Nigerian Choral music!

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