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African American Civil War Music Inspired by the PBS TV Show Mercy Street — Performed by The Washington Revels Jubilee Voices | News Release | City of Alexandria

The Washington Revels Jubilee Voices Concert

Screen Shot 2017-02-22 at 2.18.02 PM.pngThe Washington Revels Jubilee Voices ensemble is committed to the preservation of African-American history and traditions–presenting songs and stories of struggle and perseverance, trials and triumphs, as expressed through a cappella music, drama and dance. Inaugurated in 2010, the group now performs regularly at heritage sites throughout the Washington DC area, singing, sharing, and learning the stories of the people in those communities.  This program focuses on African American Civil War music inspired by the PBS TV show Mercy Street.

 

 

Saturday, February 25, 2017

Time:  6– 8 p.m.

Admission:  $5.00 per person

 

Alexandria Black History Museum

902 Wythe Street

Alexandria, Virginia  22314

 

Due to limited seating, reservations are suggested: (703) 746-4356

 

The Alexandria Black History Museum is located five blocks from the Braddock Road Metro Station on the Yellow and Blue Lines.  Street Parking is available.  The City of Alexandria is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, as amended.  To request a reasonable accommodation, e-mail black.history@alexandriava.gov or call 703.746-4356, Virginia Relay
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Image from Washington Revels website

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