CELEBRATING ELLA SHEPPARD OF THE FISK JUBILEE SINGERS

I want to honor Ella Sheppard as we celebrate Women’s history month. As choir director of the Fisk Jubilee Singers, she arranged the sound of the African American Spirituals to be sung in a European choir format to save Fisk … Read More

The Fisk Jubilee Singers Story

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#HistoryMatters. The Fisk Jubilee Singers changed the face of the Negro spirituals forever. Their journey as a singing group was not an easy one and sometimes they were met by angry hostile crowds instead of the welcoming committee. This is … Read More