Our 2018-2019 Helen McMaster Endowed Professorship in Vocal and Choral Studies presents the choral ensemble Conspirare with conductor/composer Craig Hella Johnson. Conspirare will be presenting Craig's composition Considering Matthew Shepard.
This performance will be free of charge for all current BGSU students, faculty and staff with their BGSU ID card at the door.For community members, adult and student/child tickets can be purchased here.
On the 20th anniversary of Matthew Shepard's tragic death, Conspirare will perform this choral drama that both celebrates his life and explores how we can transcend tragedy to discover our common humanity. Read more about Considering Matthew Shepardhere, and watch a preview video here.
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