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Second Saturday: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s Musical Journey

Orlando Public Library, Albertson Room

Saturday, January 10, 11 a.m.

Join Professor Don Harrell of Orisirisi African Folklore, the University of Central Florida’s Africana Studies and the Valencia College African-American Humanities programs, for a celebration of the life and times of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Beginning with Dr. King's early years and ending with the establishment of the national holiday in his honor, the narration includes a festive sampling of negro spirituals, blues, gospel, jazz, R&B and freedom songs that were representative of the times and key to Dr. King’s development.