Legacy: Our Wealth of Music

Legacy: Our Wealth of Music

An oral presentation in the great storyteller tradition in which Chicago veteran entertainer, Maggie Brown sings and narrates the history and evolution of African American music. This dynamic musical performance educates students and teachers alike. Maggie engages her audience with a narrative lesson in African American music history. She also uses songs to demonstrate the various genres which have been created, from African chants to contemporary urban music.

Maggy Brown | Legacy:Our Wealth of Music - DMDL Thematic Unit