Classical Music Highlight: Stories From The Underground Railroad

Feb 12, 2020

A Ride for Liberty-The Fugitive Slaves
Credit courtesy of Brooklyn Museum / wikimedia commons

Tonight we'll hear selections from the world premiere of Sanctuary Road, a new oratorio by Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Paul Moravec, based on writings and interviews about the Undergroud Railroad by William Still, who ushered over 900 slaves to freedom.