J’Nai Bridges, Marlon Daniel Headline ‘Black Voices – Classical Music’ Webinar at Fordham University

By David Salazar

The Fordham University Department of Art History is set to present an online webinar entitled “Black Voices – Classical Music: Part 1 – Performers.”

The event is set to take place on Feb. 26, 2021, from 5:30 – 6:40 p.m. EST. It will feature conversations with mezzo-soprano J’Nai Bridges as well as clarinetist Anthony McGill and oboist Toyin Spellman-Diaz. The event will be moderated by several Fordham faculty members including Marlon Daniel, Matthew Gelbart, and Angelina Tallaj.

Among the topics to be discussed during the webinar are “being a person of color in classical music” as well as “creating change throughout the Arts.”

This is the first of several similar conversations set to take place in the coming weeks. You can sign up for this online webinar here.