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George Shirley Vocal Competition: African American Vocal Repertoire Welcome Concert

  1. Friday May 17 7:00pm
Earl V. Moore Building, McIntosh Theatre

Introduction by George Shirley.

Performances by Marquita Lister, Louise Toppin, and Robert Sims with Nich Roehler, piano. 

The George Shirley Vocal Competition: African American Vocal Repertoire (GSVC) is an annual competition, held at The University of Michigan. The competition offers singers and composers the opportunity to work with and receive feedback from world-renowned judges, including George Shirley. More than $20,000 in prizes are awarded annually. The competition is open to singers and composers of all races and ethnicities, ages 14-32 for vocalists and 18-35 for composers.

For more information and a full schedule of events visit georgeshirleycompetition.org.

Free - no tickets required