Friday, January 15, 2010

Sing for freedom!

Interested in listening to some music to help celebrate the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday? Check these items out from the Music Library:

Sing for freedom [sound recording] : the story of the civil rights movement through its songs.
Compact Disc 3259

The music of Joseph Schwantner.(Uses words from Martin Luther King, Jr.)
Compact Disc 4440

An American original (Texts of the 4th work by John F. Kennedy, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Robert F. Kennedy.)
Compact Disc 2879

If you want more, check out these videos on YouTube:
"A Dream" by Common:
A short MLK film:

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