Music Sociology and the African Diaspora with "Sock Joplin"
Pianist and social musicologist Joshua Thompson, a.k.a. "Sock Joplin," presents an evening of music, dance, and conversation about African diasporic music and musicians in the world of classical music. Mr. Thompson is co-host with Angela Brown of the award-winning podcast, "Melanated Moments in Classical Music."
This event is sponsored by the Catharine Gould Chism Fund for the Humanities, the School of Music, the African American Studies Department, and the Interdisciplinary Humanities Emphasis.
Attendance Guidelines: This event is free and open to the public. Pre-registration is required and proof of full vaccination must be presented upon entry. Due to the vaccination requirement, children under 12 are not permitted.
All attendees are required to wear masks that completely cover the mouth and nose while indoors. Seating is general admission, with social distancing between parties required. Attendance will be monitored to comply with adjusted venue capacity.