SASD Press Archives

Jackson and A2 Students Learn from Guest Artist Lem Shepard

Guest artist, Lem Shepard entertained fourth and fifth graders at A2 Charter and Jackson Elementary Schools on Friday, September 23. To commemorate the sesquicentennial of America's Civil War, Shepard traced the connection between African American Spirituals and their blending into American Culture during the 1800s. Student joined in singing and acting out music that originated as work songs for African Americans during the time of slavery in the Americas.

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Sheboygan Area School District Press Release
October 6, 2011