The Mighty Ring Shout and Its Spirituals PART III

photo of doing the ring shout in Georgia ca. 1930s

In Friends of the Negro Spirituals' closing study of Ring Shouts, Angela Thomas will highlight occassions on which Ring Shouts were practiced, discuss different Ring Shout styles, lead the audience in singing different types of Ring Shout Spirituals, and will show captivating video footage of churches in Georgia practicing the Ring Shout today. 

Come prepared to have fun learning - and singing!

1–2:30 PM Presentation and Discussion

2:30–3:15 PM Light Refreshments and Networking


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West Oakland Branch

1801 Adeline Street
Oakland, CA 94607
Phone: (510) 238-7352