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U-M African American Music Conference Goes Virtual, Celebrates Willis Patterson’s 90th Birthday

Sep 11, 2020 | Faculty, News, Research

Scholars, composers, and performers from across the U.S. will come together for a virtual event that will celebrate the upcoming 90th birthday of legendary bass singer, U-M alumnus and professor emeritus Willis Patterson.

The African American Music Conference, hosted by the University of Michigan’s School of Music, Theatre & Dance, will take place virtually Sept. 18-20. The event is free and open to the public.

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