Wednesday, October 28, 2009
RW Norton presents Charles Brutus on the sub rosa meaning in spiritual songs on Sat, Nov 14, 2 pm
Norton's speaker on Sat, Nov 14, is Charles Brutus, music teacher at South Highland School. His presentation is “Code Cracker: Unlocking the Hidden Messages of the Negro Spirituals.”
Among the songs to be assayed: "Swing Low Sweet Chariot", "Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen", "Every Time I Feel the Spirit", "Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho", "Sweet Little Jesus Boy."
This 2 pm event, like admission to the museum, is free to the public.
Tour and Special Events Coordinator
R.W. Norton Art Gallery
4747 Creswell Ave
Shreveport, LA 71106