The Office of Spiritual Life
and the congregation of the Warren Wilson Presbyterian Church
invite you to a screening of the premier performance of
Friday, April 19th, in the Chapel
Featuring the Sphinx Organization Orchestra
and the University of Michigan Men’s Glee Club
directed by Dr. Eugene Robinson
Joel Thompson’s powerful new orchestral work, Seven Last Words of the Unarmed, uses the text structure of Joseph Haydn’s Seven Last Words of Christto focus public attention on the death, at the hands of the police, of seven unarmed African American men.
The performance lasts approximately fifteen minutes. Stations for silent prayer and reflection will be available throughout, and following, the service.