UIUC Musicology Graduate Student Emmanuel Joshua Stokes on CBS Christmas Eve Special



On Christmas Eve at 11:30pm ET/10:30 CT and 10:30MT/11:30PT, CBS Television will present “Listen: A Celebration of Christmas at Berea College.” This event will spotlight the Willis D. Weatherford Campus Christian Center and the Berea College Music Department. Among other Berea ensembles, the concert will feature the Black Music Ensemble, for which Emmanuel Joshua Stokes is Assistant Director and soloist.

Stokes, a current doctoral candidate in Musicology at The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, is Visiting Professor of Music History and Literature and the Assistant Director of the Black Music Ensemble at Berea College.


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