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Announcing Music and Spirituality Virtual Event—March 29
Dimensions of Music: Meaning, Interpretation and Culture
Monday, March 29, 5 - 7 p.m.
us during this LIVE virtual roundtable discussion panel exploring how
religious traditions receive and interpret secular music.
does secular art achieve spiritual significance and meaning?
does music articulate and perform spirituality?
is the relationship between religious traditions and popular
Seton Hall University's Institute for Communication
and Religion and the Center for Catholic Studies co-present Spiritual
Dimensions of Music: Meaning, Interpretation, and Culture, a
live virtual event during which scholars and artists come together
for an open and insightful conversation about secular music, how
organized religion has reacted to it, and the sometimes-overlooked
spiritual aspects to secular music.
Special Invited Guests:
Ian Christe - Author, DJ and Heavy Metal Historian
Ray Mancison - Professional Musician, Songwriter and
Former Music Executive
Alan Paul - Musician and New York Times
Brooke White - Singer, Songwriter, Musician and
American Idol Finalist
Seton Hall Experts:
Gregory Floyd, Ph.D. - Director of the Center for
Jon Radwan, Ph.D. - Director of the Institute for
Communication and Religion
Gloria Thurmond, D. Min. - Senior Faculty Associate in
the Music Program
Jason C. Tramm, D.M.A. - Assistant Professor and
Director of Choral Activities