Harriet Tubman: When I Crossed That Line To Freedom
aria www.youtube.com March 8, 2013 Abridged version of the opera by Nkeiru Okoye Presented by SUNY Albany's Department of Women's Studies and AOP First Chance Harriet Tubman: A L...
Influenced by the African American musical genre called "spirituals". This is an example of a aria. www.youtube.com March 8, 2013 Abridged version of the opera by Nkeiru Okoye Presented by SUNY Albany's Department of Women's Studies and AOP First Chance Harriet Tubman: A L...
The Slave Grapevine - an example of a chorus and of the African American music and dance Juba www.youtube.com March 8, 2013 Abridged version of the opera by Nkeiru Okoye Presented by SUNY Albany's Department of Women's Studies and AOP First Chance Harriet Tubman: A L...
influenced by the African American musical style "ragtime" www.youtube.com March 8, 2013 Abridged version of the opera by Nkeiru Okoye Presented by SUNY Albany's Department of Women's Studies and AOP First Chance Harriet Tubman: A L...
influenced by the African American musical style "ragtime" www.youtube.com March 8, 2013 Abridged version of the opera by Nkeiru Okoye Presented by SUNY Albany's Department of Women's Studies and AOP First Chance Harriet Tubman: A L...
Influenced by gospel and jazz www.youtube.com Composer Nkeiru Okoye presents excerpts from her two-act folk opera Harriet Tubman: When I Crossed That Line to Freedom. Harriet Tubman tells the story of th...
Find out more about the underground railroad routes through NASA's satellite imaging www.youtube.com NASA ~ The Underground Railroad The Underground Railroad Song- Follow The Drinking Gourd "The drinking gourd" was the Big Dipper, a constellation that points...
Influenced by Protest songs www.youtube.com March 8, 2013 Abridged version of the opera by Nkeiru Okoye Presented by SUNY Albany's Department of Women's Studies and AOP First Chance Harriet Tubman: A L...
Influenced by jazz www.youtube.com March 8, 2013 Abridged version of the opera by Nkeiru Okoye Presented by SUNY Albany's Department of Women's Studies and AOP First Chance Harriet Tubman: A L...
Listen to Dr. Nkeiru Okoye, composer, speak personally about her opera. Also, hear from others involved in the process of the project. www.youtube.com Harriet Tubman: When I Crossed that Line to Freedom: A singer and a small orchestra gear up to perform excerpts from Nkeiru Okoye's opera, about one of the m...
This clip is a demonstration of a traditional African American Ring Shout. The dancers and singers enter around 4:15 on this clip. They sing and a narrator tells a little background before the performance begins. www.youtube.com The McIntosh County Shouters perform Gullah-Geechee Ring Shout at a concert at the Library. Speaker Biography: The McIntosh County Shouters is a ten-member G...
Blacks in Opera www.youtube.com Black opera singers in Britain are not yet among the biggest names in classical music, but they are shaping the contribution to Opera in Britain. This short ...
A short history of ragtime music. www.youtube.com I made this movie in Windows Live Movie Maker for my end-of-the-year music project. I hope it helps anyone who is researching ragtime! Also- I apologize in a...
Brief examples of African American music from field hollers to bounce! www.youtube.com The music you will hear is not necessarily preformed by people who played during the time their type of music was created (especially the early stuff). Howev...
What does "bravo" mean? www.youtube.com A quick definition of the opera term "bravo." When do you say it? Want to go to the opera, but you're not sure you'll understand what's going on? "We Love Op...
what's an aria www.youtube.com A quick definition of the opera term "aria." It's basically a long solo - all eyes on you! Want to go to the opera, but you're not sure you'll understand wha...
www.youtube.com A quick definition of "maestro." It's the "master." You know, the fellow with the baton! Want to go to the opera, but you're not sure you'll understand what'...
Who's the maestro? www.youtube.com A quick definition of "maestro." It's the "master." You know, the fellow with the baton! Want to go to the opera, but you're not sure you'll understand what'...
What's the libretto? www.youtube.com A quick definition of the "libretto" in an opera. Pick one up ahead of time if you want to know the story going in! Want to go to the opera, but you're not s...
What's the libretto? www.youtube.com A quick definition of the "libretto" in an opera. Pick one up ahead of time if you want to know the story going in! Want to go to the opera, but you're not s...
When is the Intermission? www.youtube.com Operas can be pretty long. Make sure you take a break during intermission when you can! Want to go to the opera, but you're not sure you'll understand what's...
What is the overture? www.youtube.com The music begins. But no one is singing yet. What's happening here? Learn how most operas begin, with the overture! Want to go to the opera, but you're not s...
What's a recitative www.youtube.com A quick definition of the opera term "recitative." It's a little break from the more complicated singing. Want to go to the opera, but you're not sure you'll...
Who's the soprano www.youtube.com Which singers in an opera are the sopranos? Here's a quick answer. Want to go to the opera, but you're not sure you'll understand what's going on? "We Love O...
What's a recitative www.youtube.com A quick definition of the opera term "recitative." It's a little break from the more complicated singing. Want to go to the opera, but you're not sure you'll...
Who's the tenor? www.youtube.com Which singers in an opera are the tenors? Here's a quick answer. Want to go to the opera, but you're not sure you'll understand what's going on? "We Love Ope...
What does "bravo" mean? www.youtube.com A quick definition of the opera term "bravo." When do you say it? Want to go to the opera, but you're not sure you'll understand what's going on? "We Love Op...
Ivan Tolbert on being an African American Opera Singer www.youtube.com YouTube
Blacks in Opera www.youtube.com Black opera singers in Britain are not yet among the biggest names in classical music, but they are shaping the contribution to Opera in Britain. This short ...
Opera...from a Sister's Point of View (teaser) www.youtube.com Preview of Angela Brown's show "Opera...from a Sistah's Point of View" (as featured on CNN) includes arias, art songs and spirituals. She dispels the myth th...

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