“EVENT CANCELLED: Let Woman Choose Her Sphere” – UM Concert Band Celebrates the Centenary of the Ratification of the 19th Amendment
University of Michigan as of March 11, 2020
We are canceling all U-M events and events organized by others on our campuses that would convene 100 people or more from Thursday, March 12 until at least April 21.
Concert by the University of Michigan Concert Band featuring compositions by women composers, speeches by prominent women’s rights advocates over the last 150 years, premiere performance of two pieces, one that creates a women’s march through the house of Hill Auditorium, the second by composer Valerie Coleman, that was commissioned for this event to celebrate the centenary of the ratification of the 19th amendment. Pre-concert lecture with Valerie Coleman in lower lobby at 7:15pm. Liberty Awakes exhibit (features information and documentation on suffrage in Washtenaw County) is open in the mezzanine lobby at 6:00pm.