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1619, The Journey of a People: A New Musical
Thursday, November 7, 2019
Hammerschmidt Memorial Chapel
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In 1619, 20 enslaved Africans arrived in Jamestown, Va. The 400-year journey that followed would change a nation and the world. Using various musical forms, this dynamic musical production commemorates the struggles, recognizes the heroes and celebrates the story of America’s African sons and daughters.