Seven Last Words of the Unarmed
The Men's Glee Club recently performed in a 30-minute music documentary performance of “Seven Last Words of the Unarmed,” a choral work based on the dying words of seven unarmed black men, and “Glory” from the film “Selma.” Produced by Michigan Media, the short film follows the journey of the members of the Glee Club and its conductor, Eugene Rogers, as they collaborate with composer Joel Thompson to bring this challenging work addressing issues of race and social justice to life for the very first time. A DVD can be purchased from our store.
In Tradition, Cammaradarie, and Musical Excelence
This documentary, created by alumnus Seth Samuels '13, focuses on the Club's experience on our East Coast tour in 2013 and features interviews with current and past music directors, alumni, and clubbers. It's runtime is about an hour and it is free to view.