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Pruit Symposium

Lord, Make Me An Instrument:
Black Sacred Music at the Intersection of Gospel and Jazz
featuring Dr. Melvin Butler
Associate Professor of Musicology at the Frost School of Music
at the University of Miami
February 7, 2019

"Getting in Tune: Gospel Music, Instrumentality, and Embodiment"
Armstrong Browning Library
3:30 p.m.
710 Speight Avenue, Waco, Texas
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Gospel Sing Event
with Dr. Melvin Butler, Dr. Horace Maxile, Dr. Edward Taylor, and Chuck Jennings
Toliver Chapel Missionary Baptist Church
6:30 p.m.
1402 Elm Ave, Waco, TX 76704
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Both events are free and open to the public.

The 2019 Pruit Symposium is made possible by the Pruit Memorial Symposium Endowment. This year’s event is co-sponsored by the Baylor University Libraries; Truett Theological Seminary; Baylor School of Music; Department of History; Department of Religion; the Department of Journalism, Public Relations & New Media; and Toliver Chapel Missionary Baptist Church.