MEDIA COVERAGE: In addition to AUGUSTA’s 12CBS/NBC 26 admirers near and far will have the opportunity to pay their final respects to the great soprano Jessye Norman through several live streaming options, including ABC 6 and FOX 54.
by Patrick D. McCoy
In addition to Augusta local news station WRDW, there will be additional options offered to view service via live streaming at 1:00 p.m. EST. Select the options below, which will provide a variety and perspective.
THE FUNERAL OF SOPRANO JESSYE NORMAN WILL BE LIVE-STREAMED ON SATURDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2019 AT 1:00 P.M. EST. CLICK ON THE OPTIONS BELOW:
A native of Petersburg, VA, Patrick holds a BM in Vocal Performance from Virginia State University and a MM in Church Music from Shenandoah Conservatory. Formerly the Performing Arts Columnist for Washington Life Magazine, he currently is a freelance writer, publishing articles for several noted publications, including The Washington Post, Early Music America Classical Music Voice North America, The Afro-American Newspaper, CBS Washington and Examiner.com. He is a member of the Music Critics Association of North America, National Association of Negro Musicians, Inc., The American Choral Directors’ Association, a member of the Shenandoah University Alumni Board of Directors and a Life Member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. He serves as Organist/Choirmaster at Saint John’s Episcopal Church, Zion Parish in Beltsville, MD. Visit http://www.patrickdmccoy.com