Portrait of Jerry Blackstone in suit and tie

Jerry Blackstone is artistic director of new documentary series about choral singing

Dr. Jerry Blackstone (DMA ‘86), GRAMMY Award-winner, USC Thornton alumnus, and former Artist in Residence with Thornton’s Choral & Sacred Music program, is the Artistic Director of the upcoming documentary series about choral singing in the U.S., “Choral Singing in America: Nurturing the Human Soul.”

The series is being developed in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and will explore what makes choral music essential and impactful. It is being produced in partnership with choral organizations such as the American Choral Directors Association and Chorus America.

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