How Sweet the Sound, Nov 3, 7 pm

David StoweProfessor Stowe will discuss ideas from his book How Sweet the Sound: Music in the Spiritual Lives of Americans, which examines how our cultural diversity has contributed to a rich tradition of sacred and spiritual music. He includes discussion of many musical traditions including spiritual music of Indians, Shakers, Mormons, African-Americans, Jews and others to trace the threads of American spiritual music through time and culture. The presentation is open to the public, so please invite a friend or neighbor.