The Spelman College Glee Club has graced campus events (and tour sites) with its unique sound and repertoire for some 50 years. It has also given its members pride, lifelong fellowship and, says Kevin Johnson, its music director and chair of the music department, an opportunity to affirm the achievements of black youth.
Lift every voice: Spelman College Glee Club offers more than beautiful music
Preview: Tarantino’s “The Hateful Eight” gets full-blown 70mm treatment at two area theaters
Felipe Barral is a storyteller who expresses himself in many ways –through his visual works (documentaries, films, video/art installations & TV shows), his music (both as a performer and composer), his art (painting and photography) and his writing (poetry, fiction and movie scripts). He is also a journalist with a Masters degree in Philosophy. Felipe is a bilingual producer creating content both in English and Spanish. He is the Co-Founder and Executive Producer/Director of IGNI Productions and the digital channel thegchannel.com. He is also a Supervising Features Producer at CNN International Productions. Felipe teaches his “Creative Production Philosophy & Style” to producers and children, and was recognized with Time Warner’s Richard D. Parsons Community Impact Award in 2014. He has received several awards and lately has been a guest speaker in film & TV production conferences. He has released 6 short films (The Book of Life, Inhabit, PIXEL, Desire, Dust House and touchME: Dida); several documentaries (including Louvre Atlanta, CNN’s Filling the Blank and CNN’s Crescedo); 3 books of poetry (Múrberon, El Libro de Isamar and Aion); several original scores (including Nosferatu, Metropolis and Filling the Blank); multimedia installations (including Fire Woman); and has performed live both in Chile and the United States.