Allen Pinkney Jr. Photo: Steve Weinik.

Allen Pinkney Jr. Photo: Steve Weinik.

ListenIN: Val Gay and Allen Pinkney Jr.

Wednesday, November 6 at 6 pm

African American Museum in Philadelphia

701 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA

Val Gay and Allen Pinkney Jr. convene for a brilliant exchange about the legacies of African American spirituals in resistance and revival. After a short performance from Allen, the vocalists will examine the cultural sensibilities that shape these traditions, and the indelible impact on their own artistic journeys.